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The Psalmist: A New Collection of Hymns for the Use of the Baptist Churches, With A Supplement, by Richard Fuller and J.B. Jeter.
Published 1843, Boston by Gould and Lincoln.
804 pages. Text in English.
Period deluxe red grained leather binding, raised bands, intricate gilt floral swags and patterns compartments and covers, title in gilt on spine, all edges and turn ins gilt ornamented.
Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Some pages very slightly protruding from text block, but binding otherwise sound and tight. Interior contents display a uniform age patina, with minor spotting or foxing throughout.
A lovely antiquarian survival from the era of the Great Awakening.
Retains a wonderful shelf appearance, a superior example, scarce thus.
Book measures: 7 3/4" H X 5 7/8" W.