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Book - Holy Bible

From the Collection of Frankston RSL Sub Branch 183 Cranbourne Road Frankston Victoria

Description
Pocket size Holy Bible in protective cardboard sleeve. The bible has a hard cover in a buff colour with gold embossed lettering, the sleeve is in the same buff colour.
This bible was originally owned by a World War 2 Australian Army serviceman, Gunner A. E. Sands, service number V 195271.
Size
85mm W x 128mm H x 20mm Thk
Object Registration
00152
Inscriptions & Markings
The sleeve is labelled ""ACTIVE SERVICE" EDITION, OXFORD TEXT BIBLE, Oxford India Paper, Beryl 32mo, SA2701/2"
The bible is inscribed "HOLY BIBLE" in gold embossed letters on the front cover and the spine, there is also the word "OXFORD" in gold embossed letters on the spine.
Last updated
11 May 2012 at 2:42PM