London: The Religious Tract Society, N. D.
Hardcover. 7 3/8" X 4 7/8". 192pp, plus 3 leaves of ads. No date of publication, circa late 1800s. Pictorial green cloth over boards, with front cover and spine stamped in black, cream, brown, and green, with spine lettered in gilt. Mild edgewear to binding. Foxing and dust soiling to edges of text block. Previous owner's bookplate, a prize for number of marks from Wheatley Wesleyan Sunday School, to front pastedown. Toning to endpapers. Binding is sound. Very mild occasional foxing, else pages clean and unmarked. Illustrated in frontispiece, plates, and vignettes throughout. The Religious Tract Society was founded in 1799 with the intention of publishing evangelical Christian literature. A very attractive copy. Good +. Item #1897