A very attractive full morocco bound large 8vo "Pica Royal" first edition of the 1881 Revised New Testament. The front board is stamped, "Presentation Copy from the American Committee of Revision. A. D. 1881.
There is then a lithographed letter from the Bible Revision Committee of New York, signed in the plate, Philip Schaff and George E. Day.
Bound at the University of Oxford Binding House. Wide margins, edges gilt in gold. Beautiful.
The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Translated Out of the Greek; Being the Version Set Forth A. D. 1611 Compared with the Most Ancient Authorities and Revised A. D. 1881. Printed for the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Cambridge. At the University Press. 1881. Pica Royal 8vo. 606pp.
Some light rubbing at extremities, a bit bumped at corners; very solid and clean.