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Clean and attractive with no names or writing. Dustjacket shows no tears or chips and is very handsome in brand new mylar cover.A fascinating collection of letters written by Rachel Kerr Johnson, the great-grandmother of Professor Tull who edited the book. Amazing detail of her life as a Christian missionary with her husband and children in India, carried out while the Civil War was going on back home in America. Detailed views of daily life, politics, cultural mores, and religion in the 19th century. Wonderful original photographs as well. 351 pages. Indexed. Not a religious book, but rather one which studies the impact of Christianity on an Asian culture, as well as on its purveyors.
Title: Affectionately, Rachel: Letters from India, 1860-1884
Publisher: Kent, Ohio, Kent State University Press: 1992
ISBN Number: 0873384636
ISBN Number 13: 9780873384636
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 19455
Keywords: Missionaries to India.