Original 1843 Civil War Pocket Bible, American Bible Society - Mexican War For Sale
Here is an all original and of the period pocket Testament, as published by the American Bible Society in 1843.Given the date of publication, this testement would beequally appropriate to lay in with either a Mexican American War or Civil War display.
The American Bible Society is known among collectors to have furnished pocket bibles and other religious literature to soldiers in both the Mexican War and the Civil War - this example bears no name for us to know who it belonged to.
Condition: The Testament remains in very good condition for its age. As you can see, the pages have some normal foxing and age toning present, but all of the pages are present and firmly in place. The exterior of the Testament shows typical signs of shelfwear over the years, but remains in good overallcondition. Please see the pictures below for further detail.
As with all of my items, this item is guaranteed to be 100% AUTHENTIC in every respect, FOR LIFE. Please view our pictures, and be sure to ask all questions before offerding.
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