New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (6" x 9.25"), teal cloth, gilt. 179, (1)pp. with index and bibliography. Frontispiece portrait. Former owner's name in pencil. A review slip afixed to the front paste-down. Very good. Item #15181
A study of the formative and confused period in American church history from 1783-1819 as reflected in the mind of the orthodox Jedidiah Morse. The study was largely made from his unpublished letters.