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Book, Religion - Holy Bible & Common Prayer

From the Collection of Bright & District Historical Society operating the Bright Museum 2 Station Street Bright Victoria

Description
Brown embossed leather like cover. Gilt edged fine paper pages
Size
length 17cm, width 10.5cm, 4cm thick
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Object Registration
00495
Historical information
The bible belonged to Francis Newton, who was born in Cornwall, England in 1831. Newton came to Wandiligong with his Irish wife, Mary (Molly) about 1860 by way of Sydney and Beechworth
When Made
1849
Made By
Oxford University Press (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Cover spine : Hole Bible Common Prayer - in gold.
Front Cover : Henry John Colles 1852 - in gold
Fly page : Francis William Newton The gift of Mrs. C N Spaulding Growlers Crk Dec 1 1864 - in pencil
Last updated
2 Oct 2018 at 2:37PM