Henry Howe, 1880, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Unstated
JOHN WARNER BARBER. The Picture Preacher, A Book of Morals, New Haven: Henry Howe, 1880. Octavo, priority unknown here, pp. 511, 2 (ads), green cloth boards with gilt and black lettering and decoration to spine and front, beveled edges, illustrated throughout. Presents brief moral lessons and advice on how to live using Aesop, the Bible and other sources. Not in Sabin, unknown to Howes. Former owners' names on flyleaf. Condition of this book: Wear at edges and to back panel with minor losses of cloth, two split hinges inside and scattered soiling, good only. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; United States; 19th century; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54449.