Islam Arabia Life of Mahomed 1829 Society for Diffusion of Useful KnowledgeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Pamphlets, Life of Mahomed, Islam).
Library of Useful Knowledge: Life of Mahomet.
Published 1829, London, Baldwin and Cradock.
32 pages, plus printed wrappers. Text in English.
Booklet produced by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Pamphlet/ booklet format.
Rare survival, original string tied spine, paper sheets still joined as folded, prior to opening, deckled edges. Reflects Georgian England's early 19th century cultural understanding of Islam. Interesting historical document of continued modern interest.
Contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
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. 9 1/4" H x 6" W.