The Life of Joseph; a Scripture Narrative. Color Printing, Gustav Sigismund Peters, printer.

The Life of Joseph; a Scripture Narrative.

Harrisburg, Pa. Printed and Published by G. S. Peters, 1837. Original printed pictorial glazed orange wrappers, 5.75 x 3.5 inches, 18 leaves printed on one side only. Fifteen color-printed illustrations. Wrappers worn and some overall light crumpling to the text block; some foxing; in good condition. Item #19167

An early edition of the Peters edition in English of the Joseph story (the first evidently appearing in 1833), from America’s first color printer; the illustrations are printed in red, yellow, and green from multiple color blocks.

Price: $450.00