EVANGELIUM NICODEMI ODER HISTORISCHER BERICHT VON DEM LEBEN JESU CHRISTI

By: KEGEL, PHILIPP

Price: $400.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


Reading (PA): C. A. Bructman fur Joseph Stocter und andere, 1819. 12mo (7 3/8” x 4 1/4”). pp. 225 [7]. Quarter sheep with pressed paper boards covered in black and green block-printed paste paper with three repeating oblong hexagonal patterns.

The Gospel of Nicodemus in Fraktur script.

A very good copy with with scattered wear to the leather finish; rubbing to the paste paper on the front board in small patches along the edge of the leather; moderate wear to the corners; light tide mark on the top margin of p. 225 and the following three blank pages.

A scarce imprint, with OCLC showing 13 physical copies available. Exceptionally scarce in this very unusual intricately designed early American block printed paste paper.

Shaw, R.R. American bibliography, 47209
Bo?tte, G.-J. First century of German language printing in the United States of America, 2385
Singerman, R. Judaica Americana, 0295.

Title: EVANGELIUM NICODEMI ODER HISTORISCHER BERICHT VON DEM LEBEN JESU CHRISTI

Author Name: KEGEL, PHILIPP

Categories: EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT, AMERICAN ANABAPTIST BINDING, BINDING - 19TH C. BLOCK PRINTED DECORATED PASTE PAPER, RELIGION - GOSPEL OF NICODEMUS,

Publisher: Reading (PA), C. A. Bructman fur Joseph Stocter und andere: 1819

Binding: Quarter sheep

Book Condition: Very good

Size: 12mo (7 3/8” x 4 1/4”)

Seller ID: 3021

Keywords: AMERICAN ANABAPTIST BINDING 19TH C. BLOCK PRINTED DECORATED PASTE PAPER EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINT GOSPEL OF NICODEMUS - GERMAN