This is a rare leather bound antique religious book title The Practice of Pietie (Piety) Directing A Christian How To Walk That He May Please God printed at Delff by Michiel Stael in the year 1648. This book is 512 pages long.This miniature leather bound book measures about 4 and 1/2 inches tall, 2 and 1/4 inches wide, and about 1 and 1/4 inches deep. First title page shows antique engravings and this book is written in old English. This antique book has pages loose from the leather cover yet all pages present appear to be quite readable with foxing as noted. This antique book has some 19th century writing on the inside front cover and the back cover has an illustration on the inside at the finis or end.
Wear and small holes to leather covers and pages are loose from the spine and covers of the book with foxing yet good overall condition for their age and highly readable. Only two pages seem to be missing in this book, pages 133 and 134. The item "RARE ANTIQUE BOOK 1648 THE PRACTICE OF PIETIE DIRECTING A CHRISTIAN HOW TO WALK" is in sale since Wednesday, June 05, 2013. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".The seller is "amberjack50" and is located in Cos Cob, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.