Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp
Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp Key of Heaven Catholic Prayers & Instruction 1925 gutta percha book metal clasp
$ 85.00

(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Religion, Catholicism, Prayer Books, Illustrated Books).

Key of Heaven, or A Manual of Prayers and Instructions for Catholics.
Published 1925, New York by Catholic Publications Press.
448, 192 pages. Text in English. Frontis. 

Publisher's plasticine/ gutta percha (?) cover, gilt cover decorations, all edges gilt, gilt inner dentelles, functioning original decorative metal clasp.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, small scattered age stains, book remains overall attractive as an object.

Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.

Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how thisnear miniature format  book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 3 3/4" H x 2 1/2" W.

[B5857].