National Preacher American Civil War Religious Periodical Jan. 1863 old bookletBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Americana, Religion, Christian, Periodicals, Civil War).
The National Preacher and The Prayer Meeting.
Published January 1863, New York by W.H. Bidwell.
56 pages. Text in English. Engraved frontis portrait protected by original tissue guard.
Publisher's pictorial paper wrappers. Lacking rear cover, front cover edge chipped and detached.
Scarce ephemeral magazine publication in any condition.
Periodical 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. 9 1/2" H x 6" W.