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Memoir of Sarah B. Judson of the American Mission to Burmah / Emily Chubbuck Judson

2015.7.15

Kathleen V. Roberts Collection of Decorated Publishers' Bindings

Emily C. Judson

New Revised

Lewis Colby

1848

Pudney & Russell

New York

1850

Publisher's Binding

Bound in red cloth with blind stamped borders to front and rear. Central gilt stamped religious scene of angel and mortals with a Burmese view in background with "Faithful is he that calleth you" stamped at the bottom. Spine decoration in gilt. Tissue guarded frontis. "Colton & Jenkins" blind stamped at top and bottom center ribbons of border design. Part of die for the blind stamping.

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