German Evangelical Sermons Christianity 1830 German book w/ metal claspsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Evangeliscghe Zeugnisse der Wahrheit, by Immanuel Gottlob Brastberger.
Published 1830, Reutlingen by Beerbrandt.
944 pages. Text in German. Wood engraved frontis portrait.
Period full blind stamped leather binding, raised bands, contrasting black leather title label. Original metal clasps. Binding remains tight and sound, age darkening and staining, small splits at joint ends, boards firmly and strongly attached. One of the clasps is detached due to dried leather.
Interior contents display pleasing age patina, with light to moderate spotting throughout. Portrait frontis with small old stain & burn hole (due to nails from cover clasps). Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Book measures: 8 1/2" H X 7" W.