Sacred Bible Dramas for Young Persons 1806 NJ Hannah More rare leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Sacred Dramas, Chiefly Intended for Young Persons: Subjects Taken from the Bible to which are Added Reflections of King Hezekiah; Sensibility, a Poem; and Search After Happiness, by Hannah More.
Published 1806, Newark, New Jersey by W. Tuttle & Co.
192 pages. Text in English.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine, gilt bands & compartment decorations, gilt title lettering on contrasting red leather label.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, leather remains supple, covers strongly attached, joints slightly scuffed, sound and tight, still remains overall attractive as an object. Book opens to title page.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7" H x 4 1/2" W.