The Old Baptist Hymn Book, Knight, R.;  J. Tillinghast
Author Name:    Knight, R.; J. Tillinghast

Title:   The Old Baptist Hymn Book

Edition:   First Edition

Publisher:    Printed by R. W. Potter 1842

Seller ID:   30360

Very Good; Hardcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; Providence, RI; Same date ritten on title page and verso -- probable first edition. Appear to be the first American Baptist hymnal (Hymnal of the Baptist denomination --General Six-Principle Baptists). Words to 369 hymns. 304 pp. bound in full calf; black leather title label on spine with gilt lettering. solid binding; hinges sound. Moderate rubbing to leather on edges, spine. Name faintly written on front endpaper; rear free endpaper absent. Fixed rear endpaper shows numbers written in pencil. Moderate foxing on endpapers, first few pages and last few pages. Interior pages show light foxing in margins. Text very bright and legible. Scarce book quite well-preserved. Only 4 library holdings listed in worldcat.

Price = 178.20 USD
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