The Hermits

By: Kingsley, Rev. Charles

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


335pp. 1st American Edition. Original decorative blue cloth stamped in gilt. Illustrated, including a chromolithographed title page (printed in color). Essays on various Christian hermits throughout history (includes the Apostle Paul, oddly). Comes with an interesting association: bookplate of B.A. Hinsdale on the front pastedown. Hinsdale was the childhood friend of President James Garfield and compiled campaign biographies for him. After Garfield was assassinated, Hinsdale edited Garfield's "Works". Corners bumped and rubbed through at the tips. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. The head of the spine shows shallow chipping. Several signatures protruding from the text block, but still bound in.

Title: The Hermits

Author Name: Kingsley, Rev. Charles

Categories: Christian Mysticism, Americana,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott: 1868

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 022321

Keywords: Christian Mysticism, Hermits, Presidential Association,