Lancaster [pa. ], Gedruckt Und Im Verlage Bey Johann Bar: 1819
Seller ID: 37076
Condition: Good with no dust jacket
B&W Illustrations; A large apr 10 x 14". 11 pounds pulpit bible. Last auctioned at Swanns in poor condition 1982. Boards with more modern faux leather covering and original heavy leather spine laid down. Contents sound and tight, foxed from the heavy inked text. Illustrations variously signed: Jas. Henry sculp; J. Henry sc. According to Bo¨tte & Tannhof, the engraver is probably John Henry. Cf. Hamilton, S. "Early American book illustrators and wood engravers," no. 1704. Advertised in "Der Volksfreund," Lancaster, Pa. , Nov. 25, 1817. Parentheses substituted for square bra... View More...