Light in Darkness; or, Missions and Missionary Heroes. An Illustrated History of the Missionary Work now carried on by all Protestant Denominations in Heathen Lands [. . .]

By: Godbey, J. E. (Rev.) & A. H. Godbey

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


No signatures. 1/4" tears and chips to cloth at ends of spine. 3/8" chips to cloth at tips of lower corners of boards. Hinges broken and loose.; iv, 768 pages. Illustrated mustard-coloured cloth boards with gilt and black lettering on front board. Page dimensions: 216 x 150mm. The lengthy title continues thus: "taking up principally the work in India, Burmah, Siam, China, Japan, Polynesia, Egypt, Syria, Armenia, Africa, South America, Greenland and Labrador. Being a History of these Countries naturally, socially, and politically, and also the missionary work that has been done in them; the religions of pagan and heathen countries and their influence, as shown in the customs and character of the people and the idols they worship. To which is added the adventures of missionaries among the uncivilised races of the world; the path-breakers and standard-bearers of the church militant; their apostolic zeal and faith, the perils which they endured, and the success of their labors. Illustrated with 300 fine engravings. Sold by subscription only." ; 8vo

Title: Light in Darkness; or, Missions and Missionary Heroes. An Illustrated History of the Missionary Work now carried on by all Protestant Denominations in Heathen Lands [. . .]

Author Name: Godbey, J. E. (Rev.) & A. H. Godbey

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: St. Louis and San Francisco, Holloway & Company: (1887)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12061