Place Published: New York
Publisher: G. Lane & P.P. Sandford, for the Sunday school union of the Methodist episcopal church, J. Collord printer.
Date Published: 1842
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
First edition. 3-3/4 x 5-7/8 inches. 6 wood-engraved frontis, title page,-208pp. Original broth cloth with gilt type on spine and blind embossed two rectangles on front and back covers. Spine ends and corners worn. Insides are agetoned and light foxing with minor dampstaining including frontispiece and title page. A good copy.
Full title: Scenes in the Wilderness: An Authentic Narrative of the Labours and Sufferings of the Moravian Missionaries Among the North American Indians
Early history of Moravian missionaries and their attempts in converting the American Indians to Christianity. The author was an instructor of Hebrew at Wesleyan University and later founded the Biblical institute at Newbury, Vermont, of which he was president till 1848.
Good. Item #657