Adventures with the Bible in Brazil by F.C. Glass, c1923. First Edition.
Published by Pickering & Inglis, London. Dimensions : 186mm x 125mm x 25mm. Weight : 0.320kg net. Condition : Good.
Adventures with the Bible in Brazil by Frederick C. Glass. Missionary Wonder Books series. With a Foreword by Dr. Stuart Holden. Published by Pickering & Inglis, 14, Paternoster Row, London, E.C.4. Printed in GB.
Dimensions : 186mm x 125mm x 25mm. Weight : 0.320kg net.
12mo, 220 medium duty numbered pages with 4 black and white photographic plates.
Condition/Notes : Quite good. DJ : Quite good. DJ front 15mm x 20mm loss top rh corner and wear to edges with some small tears. Marking to colour illustrated face. Back DJ with wear to edges and some small tears; list of Missionary Wonder Books by Pickering & Inglis. DJ spine with wear top and tail, illustrated with figure against sunrise. Front DJ fold with summary (see image below) and PM clipped lower rh corner. Back DJ fold blank with with dusting to edges. Dark Green linen front board light wear edges, light bumps to corners, light marking face. Back board similar. Spine with medium wear top and tail, black ink title and indigenous figure. Previous owner's name dated 1939 in pencil top rh corner front e/p. Frontispiece "A scene on the Amazon" black and white photo plate. Title page facing; verso pub/printing details. Introduction follows by F.C.G. Contents follows, Chapters I to XXXIII; verso List of Illustrations. Foreword follows. Chapter I commences p9 through to p220. 4 pages of advertising follows. Pages good with light usage; light marking top rh/lh corners p178/179. Plates good. Binding quite tight. Dusting to edges. Slight cocking to volume. An interesting and quite rare First Edition publication. Please view the images below :
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