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Book - New Testament

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

Description
Pocket book size with buff grey linen hardcover imprinted with black lettering. Example of the New Testament that was presented to members of the Victorian Contingent of the Australian Imperial Force during World War 1. The inside front cover has a label insert with a printed message "Printed by the British and Foreign Bible Society and signed Fred G Barley, Gen Sec. Melbourne 1916". The opening pages have a blue stamped imprint with the following inscription "Presbyterian Soldiers' Institute Royal Park Camp" in an oval shaped border.
Book published by the British and Foreign Bible Society, 146 Queen Victoria Street, London.
Size
70mm W x 100mm H x 12mm Thk
Object Registration
00442
Inscriptions & Markings
The front cover has the following inscription in black print, "NEW TESTAMENT".
Last updated
30 Sep 2014 at 5:13PM