Christian Psalms of David 1811 pocket sized Leather book early American ReligionBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Religion, Christianity, Leather Books, Psalms).
Psalms Carefully Suited to the Christian Worship in the United States of America: Being an Improvement of the Old Versions of the Psalms of David.
Published 1811, New York by John Thompson.
290, 273 pages. Text in English. Missing several pages in middle near where the second section begins.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, leather rubbed, joints scuffed, spine ends chipped, some darkening or dried flaking surface spots, still remains overall attractive as a small pocket sized leather book of this era.
Text block paper is gently toned, numerous pages or signatures slightly shaken or protruding from previous browsing, internally still sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 4" H x 2 3/4" W.