Land of Peace 1880 Christian Devotional Nister Chromolithographed rare bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Religion, Christianity, Illustrated Books, Poetry).
The Land of Peace. A Daily Companion for a Month, with verses by Charlotte Murray and others.
Published c. 1880's, London, Ernest Nister. Printed in Bavaria.
32 pages, profusely illustrated throughout.
Uncommon/ scarce Nister German publication.
Chromo-lithographed paper covered boards, gilt title lettering, all illustrations chromolithographed.
Binding remains clean, tight, and sound, hinges cracked, light age wear to covers, some rubbing and minor soiling, small loss of paper to cover tips, spine cloth split in a couple places and neatly repaired. Remains overall a nice looking book.
Text block remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 3/8"H x 7 5/8"W.