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This Edition Is Embellished with 225 Splendid Plates by Doré (That Can All Be Enlarged with a Double Tap!)
This edition of the Catholic Bible was translated by WEB (The World English Bible) and is a complete, authoritative, thorough, and accurate version. It is characterized by native digital design, optimized so as to allow readers to discover the extraordinary advantages of digital reading.
This e-book is enriched by a complete, general table of contents that will allow you to access each book and chapter through direct links. It is also possible to easily navigate within a book. At the end of each chapter you can go back to the opening table of contents of each book by clicking on the arrow. It is also possible to get a list of how many times a word occurs within the volume by searching that word, and also underline passages or add personal notes.
Gustave Doré’s illustrations
This edition of the Bible is enhanced by 225 splendid tables by Gustave Doré (1832-1883). Doré was born in Strasbourg and lived mainly in Paris. He is considered one of the most famous and prolific book illustrators of the late 19th century. Apart from being an illustrator, he was also an engraver, a lithographer, a painter, and a sculptor. His distinctly epic, dramatic and Romantic style, which was characterized by strong technical virtuosity, ensured him great success. Among his many works the evocative engravings of the Divine Comedy (1868), the Orlando Furioso (1877) and, of course, the Bible (1865) stand out.