Hymns for Use of Methodist Episcopal Church 1849 old leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
Published c. 1849, New York by Carlton & Porter.
752 pages. Text in English.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather label. Front and rear joints completely cracked, covers held only by binding cords. Text block remains clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Book remains 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. 6 1/4" H x 4" W.