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Title:
The Triple Semi-Centennial Anniversary of St. Mark’s Church Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn. Rev. Samuel M. Haskins, D. D. Rector, David Longworth Sexton 1839-1889. Commemorated October 13th to October 21st, 1889
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 004620

Author: Various / Unstated
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Printed By Request
Place: Brooklyn, New York
Year: 1890
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Very Good
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. This copy has the elaborate invitation to the semi-centennial anniversary bound in. Invitation is stiff wraps, 15 pages, front cover has a photograph of St. Mark’s on the cover, blue and gold lettering & border, last page is for an "Offering" and is perforated so it can be torn off and given with the offering. Book itself is red gilt stamped cloth, b & w frontis of Rev. Haskins, 140 pages, includes the Programme of Services, a history of the parish, text of addresses from the celebration, extracts from letters sent to the Rector on the occasion, & a list of contributors. Also included is a real photo post card of St. Mark’s . Corners and spine ends lightly bumped, covers lightly scuffed with a few small spots on front cover; invitation is in excellent condition with a small damp stain at very top pages; interior is very nice with just some toning around perimeter of pages, no writing or marks, the small damp stain mentioned above affects only the title page. The postcard is not postally used and has some light soil on address/message side. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 15 oz. Category: Religion & Theology; Genealogy & Local History. Inventory No: 004620.