Der grosse Tag nahet heran!
by JUNG ABBÉ L
Frankfurt am Main Undreåischen Buchhandlung, 1838. Bound with;JUNG, ABBÉ L. Der herr ist mein Untheil! Frankfurt am Main (Undreåischen Buchhandlung), 1840.Two works bound in one. 8vo., full dark brown crushed calf with a single gilt fillet border surrounding a pair of gothic arched windows; in the center of the upper cover is a six-sided cartouche with the name of the owner stamped in gilt; Clémentine Simonnaire. Smooth, slightly rounded spine with gilt decoration; bright turquoise endleaves; a.e.g.The name of the owner for whom these two religious works was bound is not German (and the binding doesn't appear to be German); it is more likely to have been bound in Paris (or perhaps Brussels or Geneva). In any case it is one of the best preserved copies of a book of this kind one is likely to find. CATHEDRAL BINDING IN BRILLIANT CONDITION (Inventory #: 2951838)