Christian Contemplations 1793 J.H. Christian Helmuth Pennsylvania Dutch bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 18th Century Books, Early American Books, Pennsylvania Dutch, Christianity, Religion).
Betrachtung der Evangelischen Lehre con der Heiligen Schrift und Laufe, by J.H Christian Helmuth.
Published 1793, Germantown, Pennsylvania, by Michael Billmeyer.
336 pages. Text in German.
Rare 18th century American imprint.
Period 1/4 leather binding, smooth spine, paper covered boards.
Front cover detached, text block split in two and well age toned, spine leather dried. Old theological institute bookplate to front paste down.
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. 7" H x 4 1/2" W.