Title: Pages 112 and 113 of A new hieroglyphical Bible for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations.

Bibliographic Citation: A new hieroglyphical Bible for the amusement & instruction of children : being a selection of the most useful lessons, and most interesting narratives (scripturally arranged) from Genesis to the Revelations. Embellished with familiar figures & striking emblems elegantly engraved. To the whole is added a sketch of the life of our Blessed Saviour, the holy apostles, &c. London : G. Thompson, 1794.
Rare Rare Books/Special Collections – Children’s Collection (McLennan Bldg, 4th floor)

Notes: Combinations of words and images make the book more attractive for children and the activity of reading more amusing. The designs assume an early familiarity with iconographic codes such as “Righteousness.”

Language: English

Subject: Hieroglyphic Bibles.

Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University

is Part Of: Children’s Collection

is Part Of Exhibition: People in the World of Print

Exhibition Theme: Children

Call Number: Rare Rare Books/Special Collections – Children’s Collection (McLennan Bldg, 4th floor)

Image Identifier: bible_hieroglyphical_1794-p112and113