Tongue & Strap Wraparound Bibles

This uncommon binding was seen from the early to mid 1800’s. It provides unique protection for the foredge and can be provided in limp leather (the traditional Bible binding) or with stiff boards. Morocco lined, smooth spine or raised bands, Gold and/or blind tooling to suit. Depending on tooling, choice of leather, endpapers, and extra features like pockets, expect somewhere in the $280 to $380 range.

Morocco Hardcover with Marbled Endsheets

Green morocco, blind tooling

Vintage Pocket New Testaments, circa 1850

Vintage Bibles, circa 1850