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Essays on the Preaching Required by the Times, and the Best Methods of Obtaining It; with Reminiscences and Illustrations of Methodist Preaching. Including Rules for Extemporaneous Preaching, and Characteristic Sketches of Olin, Fisk, Bascom, Cookman, Summerfield, and Other Noted Extemporaneous Preachers

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Essays on the Preaching Required by the Times, and the Best Methods of Obtaining It; with Reminiscences and Illustrations of Methodist Preaching. Including Rules for Extemporaneous Preaching, and Characteristic Sketches of Olin, Fisk, Bascom, Cookman, Summerfield, and Other Noted Extemporaneous Preachers

by Stevens, Abel

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New York: Carlton & Phillips, 1855. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 266, (22) pages. Hardcover bound in green publisher's cloth with spine title and designs in gilt. The binding shows wear and soiling and has some splash marks on the rear cover near the fore edge. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is foxed. "James F. Clark" is stenciled or printed on the front flyleaf. A sound copy.

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
043263
Title
Essays on the Preaching Required by the Times, and the Best Methods of Obtaining It; with Reminiscences and Illustrations of Methodist Preaching. Including Rules for Extemporaneous Preaching, and Characteristic Sketches of Olin, Fisk, Bascom, Cookman, Summerfield, and Other Noted Extemporaneous Preachers
Author
Stevens, Abel
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
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Edition
First Edition First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Carlton & Phillips
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1855
Keywords
1855; Abel Stevens; Minister; Preachers; Methodist; Methodism; Rare; 19th Century; Collectible.
Bookseller catalogs
Ministers; Sermons; History of Religion in America;

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About Pages Past Used and Rare Books

Pages Past is a small used & rare bookshop located a few blocks from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Since 1996 we have been serving the Triad community as well as customers from around the world. We have around 15-20,000 volumes in our shop. We specialize in North Carolina, Virginia, Civil War, Old Leather, Christianity, Eastern and Western Philosophies, and the simply unusual. We very likely have the oldest books in Greensboro; we keep a nice selection of antiquarian volumes and scholarly books.

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