Life and Memories of Rev. J.D. Barbee

By: Du Bose, Horace M.

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Good


243pp. Original decorative cloth, stamped in blind and gilt, top edge gilt. Frontispiece portrait of Barbee plus an additional photographic portrait of him in the text. Contains memoirs of Barbees work as an itinerant horse back Methodist preacher in middle Tennessee during the 1850's (Cumberland Plateau Livingston Circuit). Also contains an interesting chapter on the 1898 settlement of the claim of the Publishing House of the M.E. Church South against the U.S. Government due to its abuse of the church's publishing arm during the Civil War. Ownership inscriptions on the front free endpaper. Cloth mottled. Some underlining and marginalia. Corners bumped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Title: Life and Memories of Rev. J.D. Barbee

Author Name: Du Bose, Horace M.

Categories: Americana, Church History,

Edition: Probable 1st Edition

Publisher: Nashville, Publishing House of the Methodist Episcopal Church: 1906

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 357

Keywords: AMERICANA, CHURCH HISTORY,