Biblical Commentary Joseph Longking 1841 leather book Holy Land mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Religion, Christianity, 19th century books, Leather Books).
Notes, Illustrative and Explanatory, on the Holy Gospels, by Joseph Longking.
Published 1841, New York by Carlton & Porter.
390 pages. Text in English. Publisher's catalog at rear.
Engraved map of the Holy Land at front.
Volume 1 (only) but contents complete unto themselves and stand alone.
Period leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather label. Both joints cracked/ broken, front cover held only by binding cords, but otherwise binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Light scattered foxing throughout.
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Book Measures c. 6" H x 4" W.