A man's ignorance is as much his private property, and as precious in his own eyes, as his family Bible.
A large family Bible, from which she had been reading, was open on her knee.
On the top dresser to the right of the fireplace in the kitchen of Kenmuir lies the family Bible.
She put the book in the front room on top of the family Bible.
"When we get it we'll keep it in the family Bible," said Felicity.
Unsigned, undated note from Sabine Hall to the author states that these dates are in a family Bible at the hall.
It is not that a woman should call herself in years younger than her father's family Bible will have her to be.
She went to the family Bible which lay on the marble-topped table in the front room and took it out.
“That is our family Bible,” Jessie replied, laying her hand upon it reverently.
Many believed him to be past a hundred years when he died, but the family Bible was not available to prove the date of his birth.