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Pequeña Biblia encuadernada en oro, procedente del naufragio del “Girona”. Ulster Museum, Belfast, al igual que la posterior.

The Ulster Museum in Belfast displays treasures from Ireland's history. An ornate gold Bible recovered from the Girona from the Spanish Armada wrecked off Lacada Point in County Antrim. (Courtesy of John Christopher Fine)

Girdle Book, 16th century. British Galleries, Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Girdle Book Victoria And Albert Museum - British cover book covering book cover

Title Sacred Scenes and Characters. By the Rev. J. T. Headley. Creator Headley, Joel Tyler, 1813-1897 Publisher John S. Taylor New York  1850

Title Sacred Scenes and Characters. By the Rev. Creator Headley, Joel Tyler, Publisher John S. Taylor New York 1850

This exceptionally rare piece of sailors' folk art has its' cover carved with the name 'Capt. J C Pease, Oswego, 1874' over a carved depiction of a Schooner named 'Schooner Delos Dewolf.' The spine is carved with the name of the book 'The American Cruisers Own Book.' The back cover is carved with a schooner and a steamer. Ornate brass hinges. A museum quality piece.

This exceptionally rare piece of sailors' folk art has its' cover carved with…

"Alle de Wercken," by Jacob Cats, 1726 publication. Gold Tooled center panel

Gold Tooled center panel, This is a huge folio book entitled "Alle de Wercken" by Jacob Cats, a 1726 Dutch publication.

SFR Mail

SFR Mail

Kerkbijbel uit 1847 met zilverbeslag, waarin inscriptie G.P.D.G Ao 1862

Kerkbijbel uit 1847 met zilverbeslag, waarin inscriptie G.P.D.G Ao 1862

Mother-of-pearl bookbindings.

The Iridescent Elegance of Victorian Mother-of-Pearl Book Bindings "The Keepsake: A Gift for the Holidays" (New York: J. Riker, (via Library Company Conservation Dept.

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