Mission to Central Africa Christian Missionary Report 1868 rare religious bookBrian DiMambro
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity, Missionary Work, Central Africa, Illustrated Books).
Universities' Mission to Central Africa.
Published 1868, London by J.E. Adlard.
35 pages plus wrappers. Text in English. Illustrated with 2 plates plus an ornamental title.
Publisher's paper wrappers, gilt title lettering. Small chip to fore edge of front cover.
Rare in any condition.
Booklet 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 or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, 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 this 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. 5 3/4" H x 3 1/2" W.