Life of Joseph son of Israel for youth 1791 Hartford CT rare American bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Christian religion, Israel, Judaism, juveniles).
The Life of Joseph the son of Israel, in eight books, chiefly designed for the use of youth.
Published 1791, Hartford by Elisha Babock.
pp. 47. Juvenile book, aimed at young readers.
Period marbled paper covered boards, old vellum spine with early hand-written paper spine label title. Interior hinges crudely repaired with linen tape long ago, book opens to title page.
Binding well age worn, paper toned with scattered spotting and small staining.
A very scarce 18th century American Judaism juvenile book in any condition.
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Book Measures c. 6 "H x 4"W.