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 Fraktur Bookplate For Joseph Brubacher By Schoolmaster Heinrich Keyser, 1821


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Fraktur bookplate for Joseph Brubacher. "This book belongs to Joseph Brubacher. He was born on 2 February 1811, at 12 O'clock midday, in the sign of the Twins, in Warwick Township, Lancaster Copunty, State of Pennsylvania. Written in the year 1821 by Heinrich Keyser." Pasted onto the inside back cover of a German-language New Testament printed in Germantown, Pennsylvania, by Michael Billmeyer in 1819. A separate, unsigned, Fraktur bookplate is pasted onto the inside front cover of the same book. The front cover is detached.