The re-attached spine

Back board still attached - just.

Detached front cover and spine.

Before repair, cover held with masking tape.

The Bible prior to restoration and repair.

Fully restored back cover.

New end papers complete the job.

Family Bible

Like many  Victorian Family Bibles this one was much loved but in need of some tlc to prolong its life.

New leather was used to create a new spine, with the original spine repaired and positioned on the new. Repairs were made to torn pages and new end papers fitted.