Christian Primer 1836 Pennsylvania Dutch American Religion leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Religion, Christianity, Pennsylvania Dutch, American Religious Books, German Text).
Christliches Gemuths - Gesprach von dem Geistlichen und seligmachenden Glauben.
Published 1836, Lancaster by Johan Bar.
256 pages. Text in German.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, remnants of original leather clasp still affixed to fore edge of rear cover. Binding remains clean, tight and sound, covers lightly scuffed but leather remains supple.
Text block displays a pleasing age patina, with light scattered spotting throughout, still sound and tight.
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. 5 1/4" H x 3 3/8" W.