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SKU: 006544 Category:

Description

Title:
Valerian, A Narrative Poem: Intended, in Part, to Describe the Early Persecutions of Christians, and Rapidly to Illustrate the Influence of Christianity on the Manners of Nations. With a Sketch of the Life and Character of the Author
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 006544

Author: Lynn, John Blair
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Thomas and George Palmer
Place: Philadelphia
Year: 1805
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good
Jacket Cond.: None Issued
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 8vo – over 7¾” – 9¾” tall. Three-quarter leather with gilt stamped spine label and marbled paper over boards, frontis silhouette portrait of Linn by B. Tanner, xxvi, 97 pages, biographical sketch of Linn by his brother-in-law, Charles Brockden Brown. Leather is worn, offsetting from the leather on the endpapers, penciled previous owner’s name on front flyleaf, offsetting from the silhouette portrait on both the title page and the preceding page, interior pages are lightly toned, some occasional very scattered light foxing, short tear in blank margin page 44; otherwise, the interior is clean with no writing or marks, and the binding is sound. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 lb 7 oz. Category: Religion; Autobiography/Biography/Memoirs; Poetry; Inventory No: 006544.