First edition. Quite scarce. 12mo. in dark blue blindstamped cloth lettered and with simple wreath decoration in gilt; 99 pps. plus 8 pps. of publisher's ads at rear; frontis engraving of Grace receiving the sacraments at her home; title page illustrated with drawing of a wilted rosebud. Instructional story of a young girl's faith and fortitude during a short life of suffering and ill-health. A tight copy, moderately rubbed, scattered foxing throughout; pencil ownership signature dated at Brooklyn, L.I., 1838 front free endpaper. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Story of Grace, The Little Sufferer; Who...
Publisher: John S. Taylor
Publication Date: 1838
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description American Tract Society, NY. Original Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 87pp. + 1 page ad. Original brown cloth stamped in blind and gilt. Frontispiece engraving. Ownership inscription to the front pastedown. Foxed. Corners bumped and rubbed through. One signature loose in the text (still hanging on by a binding thread). Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 018185
Book Description American Tract Society, 1850. Hardcover. Condition: Good. no date but from Mid 19th c.. Good. No dust jacket as issued. G + solid and tight 87 p. has list of Pub. at end nice frontis w/ tissue. Seller Inventory # 0013990
Book Description American Tract, New York. frontispiece (illustrator). revised editio. pencil marks last few pages flyleaf missing, name on endpaper, light foxing covers wearing. Seller Inventory # 003798