Harrisburg, Pa: Gedruckt bey Gustav S. Peters, 1830. First American edition. Hardcover. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Very Good / No jacket as issued. Item #001440
2 volumes bound in one. 16mo., vi, 108; 58pp. Bound in quarter morocco with marbled paper over boards. Five simple gilt lines, dividing the spine into 4 compartments. Moderate edge wear to the boards, with lower tips rubbed thru. Scattered foxing with browning. Front hinge starting. A Very Good copy. ***Lindl was a Jesuit preist and founder of Sarata, a settlement of Bessarabian Germans, in 1822. This is an unusual Harrisburg printing, with OCLC locating only 10 copies. The large population of Germans in this area, prompted them to publish books, religious and otherwise, into their native language. ***.