The Penny Hymn-Book

The Penny Hymn-Book

Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1848. Paperback. 32 p.: 1 woodcut illustration; 11 cm. Front wrapper illustrated. Wrapper title. Running title: Hymns. Table of first lines, p. 31-32. Without music. Back wrapper contains publisher's advertisements with main address of 146 Chestnut St., Philadelphia (where it was located 1827-1853), and branch depository addresses for New York, Boston, Louisville, and St. Louis. No date of publication given, but the various addresses on the back wrapper mean that it could not have been published earlier than 1848 or later than 1853. Very scarce. In Very Good- Condition: wrapper is lightly soiled; minor loss at corners; soiling and light foxing, primarily in first half; otherwise clean and tight. Very Good -. Item #003085

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