CATECHISMUS, ODER KURZER UNTERRICHT CHRISTLICHER LEHRE (Catechism, or short instruction of Christian teaching)

By: [AMERICAN ANABAPTIST BINDING]; [19TH C. BLOCK PRINTED DECORATED PASTE PAPER]; [EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT]

Price: $200.00

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Book Condition: very good -


für die angehende Jugend in der Churfürstlichen Pfalz und andern reformirten Orten zu gebrauchen: samt der Haus-Tafel, mit und ohne Biblischen Sprüch-Büchlein. (to be used for the budding youth in the Electoral Palatinate and other reformed places: including the house table, with and without a Biblical Proverb book)

16mo (5 ” x 3 ”). pp. 104, [2]. Quarter sheep and pressed paper boards covered with block printed paste paper in a repeating pattern of alternating diagonal lines of blue lozenges and dots.

The Heidelberg Catechism in German fraktur script for children.

Quarter bound books with leather spines and paper sides were part of the usual output during the 18th and early to mid-19th century for American Anabaptist binders, but are now quite uncommon.

A very good - copy, with two 1" chips from the block printed papers on the front board, and one 1 1/4" x 1 3/4” chip from the block printed papers on the rear board; loss of part of the paste-down; faint tide marks that grow heavier toward the front and rear of them volume; calculations in pencil of the rear paste-down.Bötte, 2830; Shoemaker, 2403; Shoemaker, 25912.

Title: CATECHISMUS, ODER KURZER UNTERRICHT CHRISTLICHER LEHRE (Catechism, or short instruction of Christian teaching)

Author Name: [AMERICAN ANABAPTIST BINDING]; [19TH C. BLOCK PRINTED DECORATED PASTE PAPER]; [EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT]

Categories: RELIGIOUS EDUCATION -- JUVENILE, PENNSYLVANIA GERMAN CATECHISMS, Heidelberger Katechismus -The Heidelberg Catechism, EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT, AMERICAN ANABAPTIST BINDING, 19TH C. BLOCK PRINTED DECORATED PASTE PAPER,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: Reading, Johann Ritter: 1826

Binding: Quarter sheep and block printed paste paper

Book Condition: very good -

Seller ID: 2976

Keywords: american anabaptist binding block printed paste paper early american imprint religious education