Dayton, OH: United Brethren Publishing House, 1911. Very Good-. Item #25908
Dayton, OH: United Brethren Publishing House, 1911. First Edition. Octavo; publisher's green decorative cloth embossed in gilt; 230pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, eight leaves of plates. Corners a bit bumped, spine cocked and lettering entirely effaced, textblock rather shaken in binding, contemporary gift inscription to front free endpaper, else a Good to Very Good copy.
Uncommon biography of the late minster Andrew Jackson Newgent (1838-1904), who began his career as an itinerant "boy preacher" on the American frontier of western Ohio and Indiana.