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Letters on Missions; Addressed to the Protestant Ministers of the British Churches by  Melville Horne - First US Edition - 1797 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 24492)

Letters on Missions; Addressed to the Protestant Ministers of the British Churches

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Letters on Missions; Addressed to the Protestant Ministers of the British Churches

by Horne, Melville

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Schenectady, NY: C. P. Wyckoff, 1797. First US Edition. Hardcover. xiii, 124pp + 2pp of publisher's advertisements (Wyckoff was one of the first printers in Schenectady; he established the first city newspaper in 1796 and owned a bookstore at the corner of State and Washington). Contemporary quarter leather over paper covered boards. Collects a series of letters by Horne who had been chaplain to the colony of Sierra Leone. Some wear and short tears to covers, foxing and old dampstains to text block. A good copy. Evans 32281. ; 12mo.

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Bookseller
Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
24492
Title
Letters on Missions; Addressed to the Protestant Ministers of the British Churches
Author
Horne, Melville
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First US Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
C. P. Wyckoff
Place of Publication
Schenectady, NY
Date Published
1797
Keywords
non-fiction, ANTIQUARIAN, MISSIONARIES, GREAT BRITAIN, AFRICA
Bookseller catalogs
Antiquarian; General Non-Fiction;

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About Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Parigi Books, established in 2006, is an independent antiquarian bookstore located in the heart of Schenectady, NY. We are open by appointment only.We buy and sell fine books and collectibles in all fields with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy, mysteries, comics and graphic novels. Our eclectic taste is reflected in the ample variety of items available, from significant titles from the 1500s on to original comic art, from collectible paperbacks to literary magazines. We carry in stock the best selection of Italian language graphic novels and comics you can find this side of the pond.As fairly strict graders who pay particular attention to collecting standards, we have been able to make thousands of customers happy over the years.Parigi Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), and the Independent Online Booksellers' Association (IOBA).

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