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National Museum of American History Embarks on Conservation of Jefferson’s Bible

March 11, 2011 -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is currently performing a specialized conservation treatment to ensure the long-term preservation of Thomas Jefferson’s bible, a small handmade book that provides an intimate view of Jefferson’s private religious and moral philosophy
A 16th Century bible published during the rule of Queen Elizabeth I is set to come under the hammer at Staffordshire auction house Cuttlestones’ Friday 8th October Collectors’ sale. The leather-bound volume, entitled ‘The Holy Byble, the Newe Testament’, is a fine example of a family bible of the era and is of exceptional quality.

Printed on high quality paper stock with beautifully
This from yesterday's New York Times: Steve Green, the 46-year-old president of Hobby Lobby, is buying up bibles with the idea of creating a museum in Dallas...

The Green collection aims to be one of a kind. Other Bible