The Persian Flower 1853 Memoir of Judith Grant Perkins Nestorian MissionariesBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Memoir, Judith Grant Perkins, Religion).
The Persian Flower: A Memoir of Judith Grant Perkins of Oroomiah, Persia.
Published 1853, Boston, John P. Jewett and Company.
224 pages. Text in English. Steel engraved portrait of the girl.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt spine decorations and title lettering, floral gilt cover decorations.
Binding well age worn with fraying of cloth along edges, spine ends chipped, lacks blank endpapers, book opens to title page. Interior shows toning and scattered spotting throughout.
Book displays a unique age patina, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 7 1/8" H x 4 3/4" W.