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THE FRIENDS' LIBRARY:  Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other Writings of Members of the… by  editors  William & Thomas - First Edition - 1837 - from R & A Petrilla (SKU: 038923)

THE FRIENDS' LIBRARY: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other Writings of Members of the Religious Society of Friends. Volume I [complete in itself]

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THE FRIENDS' LIBRARY: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other Writings of Members of the Religious Society of Friends. Volume I [complete in itself]

by Evans, William & Thomas, editors

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Philadelphia: Printed by Joseph Rakestraw for the Editors, 1837. First Edition. Full Leather. Good. pp: vi index, 481. Bound in old sprinkled leather over boards, spine labels (one chipped with loss of one letter); foxing to several dozen leaves at front and back. 10.25" x 6.5" This initial volume of The Friends' Library begins with the Prospectus for the periodical. Also included: Memoir of George Fox; History of the Origin of the Discipline; Life of Christopher Story; Life of Gilbert Latey; Account of Thomas Thompson; Penn's No Cross, No Crown; Journal of William Savery; Life of Jane Hoskens; Memoir of Anne Camm; Memoir of Thomas Camm.

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Bookseller
R & A Petrilla US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
038923
Title
THE FRIENDS' LIBRARY: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other Writings of Members of the Religious Society of Friends. Volume I [complete in itself]
Author
Evans, William & Thomas, editors
Format/binding
Full Leather
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed by Joseph Rakestraw for the Editors
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1837
Keywords
society of friends; quakers; philadelphia
Bookseller catalogs
religion; Literature;

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