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Speedwell: a Bible Text Book for Everybody - Rare

£39.99

Product description

Speedwell: a Bible text Book for Everybody, by the author of Bible Forget-me-nots. Rare. London: Marcus Ward & Co., n.d. 5 numbered pages, followed by pages of Bible texts for 39 mornings and evenings, with blue flower decoration on each. Gilt text throughout. Dark blue cloth-covered board covers embossed with title and flower on front and title on spine. Page edges coloured blue. Decorated end-papers, and picture of sailing ship opposite title-page. A very tiny book!

Printed on reverse of fly-leaf: This little book was first published in honour of The Royal Visit to Belfast, 24th April 1885, and the first copy was presented (by gracious permission) on that occasion to H.R.H. The Princess of Wales, by the publisher.

Cover bumped at corners and spine edges. Small white mark on spine. Colour on embossed decoration on front has largely worn off. Blue colour on page edges worn. Gift inscription (undated) on half-title page. Binding sound but with gap between first and second gatherings. Stain (2 1/2 cm long x 1 1/2 cm deep on both sides of back end-paper. Some foxing and smudges on pages but otherwise unmarked.

A sweet little book!

Item details

Added value:
Rare
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 8 x 1 cm.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Marcus Ward & Co
Title:
Speedwell: a Bible Text Book for Everybody

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Speedwell: a Bible text Book for Everybody, by the author of Bible Forget-me-nots. Rare. London: Marcus Ward & Co., n.d. 5 numbered pages, followed by pages of Bible texts for 39 mornings and evenings, with blue flower decoration on each. Gilt text throughout. Dark blue cloth-covered board covers embossed with title and flower on front and title on spine. Page edges coloured blue. Decorated end-papers, and picture of sailing ship opposite title-page. A very tiny book!

Printed on reverse of fly-leaf: This little book was first published in honour of The Royal Visit to Belfast, 24th April 1885, and the first copy was presented (by gracious permission) on that occasion to H.R.H. The Princess of Wales, by the publisher.

Cover bumped at corners and spine edges. Small white mark on spine. Colour on embossed decoration on front has largely worn off. Blue colour on page edges worn. Gift inscription (undated) on half-title page. Binding sound but with gap between first and second gatherings. Stain (2 1/2 cm long x 1 1/2 cm deep on both sides of back end-paper. Some foxing and smudges on pages but otherwise unmarked.

A sweet little book!

Added value:
Rare
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 8 x 1 cm.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Marcus Ward & Co
Title:
Speedwell: a Bible Text Book for Everybody

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