Ceylon American Child Missionary Charles L. Winslow Memoir 1840 rare tract bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity, Memoirs).
Memoir of Charles L. Winslow born in Ceylon, 1821, Died New York 1832. by Mrs. Hutchings of the Ceylon Mission.
Published c. 1840, New York by the American Tract Society.
107 pages. Text in English. Scarce book relating to India and Ceylon Christian missionary work.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & spine decorations, embossed cover designs.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, spine gilt bright, covers slightly rubbed, remains overall clean and attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light to moderate scattered age spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book 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. 6 1/4" H x 4" W.