1884 Bookplate Fraktur Amercana Handwritten Bible Calligraphy Bird Arnsperger Md For Sale
The Story Of The Bible (From Genesis To Revelation, Told In Simple Language)
Foster, Charles. J. G. Charles Foster Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1884.
Original decorative cloth binding, with light wear, gilt titling on the spine. Light wear. Hinges shaken but intact. Interior lightly foxed, well kept. Daniel In The Lion's Den frontispiece, artist
unknown, plus black and white, detailed, biblical theme lithographs by
various German lithographers illustrate almost every page in this book.
Beautiful classic bible story volume. The main interest of this book is the attractively penned bookplate of Hanna J Arnsperger, from 1884. This illustration includes a great bird, fraktur-fonted name, nautical scene, name, date and locale. Her info is below. Great piece of Americana. Good luck!
Hannah Jane ArnspargerBirth:Dec. 24, 1819Death:Apr. 19, 1901
Family Arnsparger (1812 - 1882) Burial:
Saint Johns UCC Cemetery
Sabillasville Frederick County Maryland, USA
D C McJonathan-Swarm