Advice for Young Men Christianity Religion 1830's Morrison old leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th century Books, Leather Books, Religion, Christianity).
Counsels to Young Men, or Modern Infidelity and the Evidences of Christianity, by John Morrison.
Published c. 1835-1838, New York by the American Tract Society.
201 pages. Text in English. With a 14 Sept 1838 owners name inscription to blank end paper.
Period tree-calf binding, smooth spine, gilt bands and title lettering on contrasting red leather label.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound. Small chip at spine head, cover leather edges slightly stained and darkened as seen.
Interior contents display minor to moderate damp staining in blank margins.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 3 3/4" W.