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An Account Of The Life And Travels In The Works Of The Ministry Of John Fothergill To Which Are Added, Divers Epistles to Friends in Great Britain and America, on Various Occasions.

By John Fothergill

1753

Luke Hinde : London

8" by 5"

v, 338pp, xxviii

 

 

 

DETAILS

The first edition of this uncommon work which details the life and missions of Quaker preacher and missionary, John Fothergill.

In a contemporary full calf binding. ESTC citation no. T139737. Complete in one volume. With a contemporary gift inscription to the recto of front endpaper, 'William Steevens the Gift of his Aunt Elizabeth Steevens 9th May 1817'. This title was published posthumously having been completed by Fothergill very shortly before his death, with the sole intention of its publication following his passing. Fothergill was a Quaker preacher and missionary who travelled to America on several occasions between 1706 and 1737, primarily along the East coast, visiting areas such as Maryland, Virginia and New England. This biographical work looks at his missionary work, and life.

CONDITION

In a contemporary full cloth binding. Externally, sound, with slight rubbing to the spine and extremities. Split to the front joint, with the hinge strained but firm. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright. Occasional scattered spots and handling marks to pages.

Overall Condition: Good Only

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