Miscellaneous Essays and Discourses

By: Russel, James

Price: NZ$70.50

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Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


A very poor copy. Two-thirds of the title leaf missing, with much loss of text on the title page. Also a large piece of the remaining portion of the title leaf is detached and loose. Heavy creasing to title leaf. Foxing. Pages vii-viii missing. Pages ix-xvi detached, and heavily foxed and worn at outer margins. In contemporary worn papered boards, lacking the spine, repaired with a later piece of leather wrapped around the spine and boards, which is now (the later piece of leather, that is) itself worn and partly detached. Contemporary owner has practiced their handwriting on the blank front endpaper. ; xvi, (17)-328 pages. Page dimensions: 202 x 116mm. 18th century sermons. Contents includes: "A Descant on the Deceit of the Heart"; "A essay on the road to hell"; "General thoughts on the way to heaven"; "An essay on providence, containing some general thoughts"; "A discourse on Jonah's journey to Nineveh"; "A discouse concerning Elemelech and Naomi going to the Land of Moab and Naomi and Ruth returning to the Land of Israel". Uncommon. Worldcat lists only 1 copy, at the University of Glasgow. ; 8vo

Title: Miscellaneous Essays and Discourses

Author Name: Russel, James

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Glasgow, [s. n.]: 1790

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 13994

Keywords: Theology