Bible has some light wear at the edges and extremities, the spine with gilt titling and raised bands, gilt page edges, and again the working silver engraved clasp. Within, clean and bright within, the upper endpaper with a poem and the next endpaper with a newspaper clipping of his wife's passing in 1888.There is also a note of a Charles O'Hagan dying in the 1940s below it, likely a son of the same name, although we find no such records. Dimensions 6.75" tall, 5" wide, 2 thick. Interesting personalized Bible presented to a well known Greenville, NC Civil War Surgeon from the Confederate North Carolina troops, Dr. O'Hagan, with the clasp of the Bible3 bearing an engraved presentation from his mother in 1880. More history on the Bible as well as Dr. O'Hagan is included on the paper that comes with the Bible.
The item "1880 Bible of Confederate Surgeon Civil War O'Hagan Greenville NC" is in sale since Tuesday, January 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "historicprints" and is located in Lynchburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.