Wesleyan Camp Meeting Hymn Book 1829 Great Awakening American leather hymnalBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Wesleyan Camp-Meeting Hymn Book, for the Use of Those Who Love Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, by Joseph Merriam.
Published 1829, Wendell, Massachusetts by J. Metcalf.
144 pages. Text in English.
A rare book.
Period full leather binding, smooth spine.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn from handling but still appealing, leather rubbed but still supple, remains overall attractive as an object with a nice age patina.
Book opens to title page, text index leaf facing rear inside cover.
Text block paper is gently toned, 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. 5" H x 3" W.