Salesman "The Standard Comparative Edition of the Illustrated
New testament with notes" Sample book as used by salesmen/agents
for O.A. Browning & Co from Toledo, Ohio, for door-to-door
offering and sales, dating from ca. 1882
This New Testament Salesman Bible Sampler book offers examples of
different styles for the English language Comparative Edition of the
Illustrated New Testament. Ranged in pricing from $3.75 for the "extra
fine English cloth" version (No. 1) through $6.25 for the "French
Morocco" version (No. 5). Examples of contents, covers and
spines are all included in this interesting sampler.
The binding is fairly tight but (as always) handle with care. This Sampler seems
There is wear to the edges of the covers and areas on the
leather. Page are quite clean, no writings. Also included are the
(not written on) subscription pages.
Quite attractive New Testament