Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 608 page book, bound in brown cloth with black and gilt stamped design; all edges gilt. 24 full color plates, including frontis illustration and presentation page. A compilation of thought concerning death and dying, sin, Christian death, funeral customs, mourning, immortality, resurrection, judgment and reward or punishment. Brief snippets of thought from philosophers, writers, and luminaries such as Henry Ward Beecher, Charles Dickens, Duke of Argyll, Hippocrates, Alexander Pope, Samuel Johnson, John Wesley, John Donne, William Cullen Bryant, Anna Barbauld, Shakespeare, Horace Bushnell, John Knox, Chrysostom, and hundreds more. Binding solid, though spine is slightly shaken. Bright gilt on cover, light to moderate edge wear. Pages clean and bright, with just an occasional spot of foxing. PON on presentation page. Illustrations bright, intact. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. Bookseller Inventory # 27375
Title: The Golden Dawn, Or Light on the Great ...
Publisher: P. W. Ziegler & Co.
Publication Date: 1881
Edition: early printing.
Book Description P. W. Ziegler & Co., Philadelphia, 1884. Hardback, brown boards, no dust jacket, 608 pages. Book is good only: wear to extremities; discoloration and staining; cover is protected by mylar; occasional etchings. Bookseller Inventory # 41645
Book Description P. W. Ziegler & Co., Philadelphia, 1884. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good-. 607 page decorative hardback bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering, cover and gilt has a nice appearance, binding is shaken however and spine cracked midway through book. ALL pages are intact though and still a fairly nice copy. Bookseller Inventory # 003368