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Bright blue boards with handsome beveled edge and gilt printing and ornamentation to spine. Missing spine bands at crown and tail and a small bit of corner wear. Binding tight and strong with no cracking to hinges save one small tear to paper at front hinge showing webbing . Mild scattered foxing. Former owner's name written neatly on front free endpaper. The author, Amos Sutton Hayden, was himself a minister of a Disciples of Christ Church in Cuyahoga County in the mid-1880's and also founder of the Western Reserve Eclectic Institute where he served as the school’s first principal until 1857, when he was replaced iby one of his former students, James A. Garfield. By the time of this writing he was primarily an author and composer. Book offers much church history throughout the Western Reserve, as well as an interesting chapter on the emergence of Mormonism in the area. 476 pages. Ads for additional titles at back of book.
Title: Early History of the Disciples in the Western Reserve, Ohio with Biographical Sketches of the Principal Agents in Their Religious Movement
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, Chase & Hall: 1875
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: No DJ, As Issued
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 20240HNC
Keywords: Western Reserve, Ohio. Religion Early Western Reserve. Mormonism Western Reserve.