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The Spring-Time of Life: Or, Advice to Youth by David Magie - Hardcover - 1855 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001698)

The Spring-Time of Life: Or, Advice to Youth

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The Spring-Time of Life: Or, Advice to Youth

by David Magie

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New York: American Tract Society. 1855. Hardcover. Poor / Reading copy. Brown cloth. 348 pages, portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. 4 x 6 x 1 inches. Front cover, front free endpaper, and title-page detached but present; spine missing. Tanned and foxed. Text is completely intact and unmarked. Corners bumped, rubbed along edges. Gift inscription on front free endpaper. Written by a former director of the American Tract Society and Princeton Theological Seminary, this book offers advice for young men in pursuit of biblical manliness. Subjects discussed include the power of habit, the influence of friendship, the value of good principles, courtesy, self-control, and much more.


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The Spring-Time of Life: Or, Advice to Youth
David Magie
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Used - Poor
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American Tract Society
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New York
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Young men, religion, Christian, self-help, success, youth
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Children; Religion & Spirituality;

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The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
reading copy
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The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process...[more]
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