The Hymn-Book

The Hymn-Book

New York: American Tract Society, 1848. Paperback. 15, [1] p.: woodcut title vignette and illustrations; 11 cm. Wrappers included in pagination. Wrapper title. "22" on front wrapper. Text concludes on back wrapper. No date of publication. Issued as part of the publisher's New Series of Children's Tracts, Illustrated, ser. I, no. 22, published from 1846 to 1860. Printed in the taller typeface adopted in 1848; cf. Thompson in PBSA, v. 35, p. 92. Includes the poem, "Against anger and impatience." This does not include hymns; it is a story about two girls in a Sunday School class and a hymnbook. Very scarce. In Very Good- Condition: lightly soiled; wrapper separating from tail, but still attached. Very Good -. Item #003086

Price: $32.00