By Nicholas Wiseman
Derby   James Storer
8.5" by 5.5" [3], 4-20pp
A very scarce first edition of this interesting sermon delivered at the opening of a Catholic Church in Derby in 1839, by Nicholas Wiseman.
By Nicholas Wiseman

1839 A Sermon Preached at the Opening of St. Mary's Catholic Church, in Derby, October 9, MDCCCXXXIX

Derby   James Storer
8.5" by 5.5" [3], 4-20pp
A very scarce first edition of this interesting sermon delivered at the opening of a Catholic Church in Derby in 1839, by Nicholas Wiseman.
£300.00
: 0.5kgs / : 717P18

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Description

First Edition, Very Scarce

The first edition of this work.

A very scarce work.

Collated, complete.

This sermon was originally delivered at the opening of St. Mary's Church in Derby, a Catholic church, opened on the 9th October 1839.

The church is a Roman Catholic church, now a Grade II listed building, that was designed by the architect A. W. N. Pugin, his in Gothic Revival style.
 
Written and delivered by Nicholas Wiseman, a Cardinal of the Catholic Church, who was the first Archbishop of Westminster.

Prior owner's ink inscription to the head of the title page.

Condition

In the original paper wraps. Externally, smart. A small amount of discolouration and a few minor spots to the wraps. Small crack to the tail of the spine. Small crease to the rear wrap. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very lightly age-toned and clean with the odd light spot.

Very Good

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