curious hieroglyphick Bible or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures for the amusement of youth ... to which are subjoined a short account of the lives of the evangelists and other pieces ...

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Other titlesHieroglyphick Bible
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Pagination[6], 136 p.
Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL18974462M

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A touchstone of eighteenth-century American book illustration, this "curious" children's Bible contains nearly five hundred woodcuts made by American artists. It is the most ambitious woodcut book produced in America up to that time, one of the sixty-five children's book titles produced by the pioneer publisher of children's literature and preeminent early American printer Isaiah Thomas ().

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The most ambitious woodcut book produced in America up to that time, it is one of the sixty-five children. A Curious Hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select Passages in the Old and New Testaments A hieroglyphic Bible replaces some of the words of the text with pictures.

Such Bibles were at one time very popular in Great Britain and America and were used as a means of teaching Scripture to children in a. A Curious Hieroglyphick Bible book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 3/5(3). London: Robert Bassam, Wood-engraved frontispiece, [6], pages.

Illustrated throughout with wood-engravings. Original pictorial paper-covered boards. 12mo. Spine re-backed; couple of small blank corners missing; else a very good copy. Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Here is an extremely rare softcover facsimile of the "CURIOUS HIEROGLYPHICK BIBLE". Originally printed in [this is a recent facsimile ]. {appox 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches.} This Bible was written for children to understand Bible stories back in the 18th Century.

This Bible was printed by means of pictures or hieroglyphs in place of many Rating: % positive. Overview A touchstone of eighteenth-century American book illustration, this "curious" children's Bible contains nearly five hundred woodcuts made by American : Isaiah Thomas.

A touchstone of eighteenth-century American book illustration, this "curious" children's Bible contains nearly five hundred woodcuts made by American artists.

A Curious Hieroglyphic Bible is an early American children's book. Published in by Isaiah Thomas in Worcester, Massachusetts init is a Bible partially in rebus form (some words curious hieroglyphick Bible book by pictures).

It is not to be confused with a similar work of the same name published in. A Curious Hieroglyphic Bible. A Curious Hieroglyphic Bible is an early American children's book. Published in by Isaiah Thomas in Worcester, Massachusetts init is a Bible partially in rebus form (some words replaced by pictures).

It is not to be confused with a similar work of the same name published in in London by Thomas Hodgson. by George Rugg, Curator, Americana. Title page and frontispiece. A curious hieroglyphick Bible, or, Select passages in the Old and New Testaments, represented with emblematical figures, for the amusement of youth: designed chiefly to familiarize tender age, in a pleasing and diverting manner, with early ideas of the Holy Scriptures: to which are subjoined, a short account of the lives of the.

Printed in London by T. Hodgson, eighth edition. This children’s Bible is illustrated with engravings throughout which replace some of the words of the text and was used for teaching the Bible to children in a simple and exciting way. This copy, is an excellent example of early children’s Bibles.

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(19) Many of them also which used curious artsThe Greek word expresses the idea of superstitious arts, overbusy with the supposed secrets of the invisible world. These arts were almost, so to speak, the specialite of Ephesus. Magicians and astrologers swarmed in her streets (comp.

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16 And the man in whom the evil spirit was leaped on them, and overcame them, and prevailed against them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded. 17 And this was known to all the Jews and Greeks also dwelling at Ephesus; and fear fell on them all, and the name of the Lord Jesus was magnified.

18 And many that believed came, and confessed, and shewed their deeds.14 And God said, “Let there be lights in the vault of the sky to separate the day from the night, and let them serve as signs to mark sacred times, and days and years, 15 and let them be lights in the vault of the sky to give light on the earth.” And it was so.

16 God made two great lights—the greater light to govern the day and the lesser light to govern the night.

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