The Looker-On 1796 American Religious Periodical Early American 2v Leather BooksBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Looker-On, A Periodical Paper, Four Volumes in Two, by Rev. Simon Olive-Branch, A.M.
Published 1796, Philadelphia, John Ormrod.
2 volumes, pp. 416, 410.
Period full calf leather bindings, smooth spines gilt ruled into compartments with contrasting title labels.
Set remains relatively well preserved and still attractive on the shelf. It displays a nice age patina. Rear cover of vol. 2 detached, other joints split, covers loosened or held firmly by binding cords.
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Book Measures c. 7" H x 4 1/2" W.