Presbyterian Hymnal Decorative Leather Binding 1868 lovely rare antiquarian bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Hymnals, Religion, Christianity, Presbyterianism, Songs of Worship, Psalms, Leather Books, Decorative Leather Bindings).
Select Psalms and Hymns, With Tunes Adapted to the Use of Presbyterian Churches.
Published 1868, New York by John F. Crow & Co.
171 pages. Text with music in English.
Period full leather binding, raised relief covers with gilt rules gilt title lettering, raised bands, all edges and ornate gilt turn ins.
A lovely special period gift leather binding.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, some light soiling, a few bent page corners or edges, signs of light use, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 1/4" H x 6" W.