A Preventive of Infidelity, or Revelation Sustained by Nature, in Seven Discourses Delivered at Ogdensburgh, 1848

Good. Item #6858

Oswego, NY: Hatch & Mills, 1850. First Edition. Small 12mo (15cm.); publisher's brown blind-embossed cloth, upper cover lettered in gilt; 124,[5]pp.

Boards rather rubbed and corners bumped with brief exposure, rather crude glue repair at spine ends, front free endpaper torn away, general soil throughout text block; still, overall Good and sound. Contemporary pencil gift inscription to front free endpaper. Retains leaf of publisher's advertisements bound in rear. Quite uncommon work of "natural theology," the term "infidelity" here referring to atheism rather than marital unfaithfulness. Five copies in OCLC as of July, 2020.

Price: $30.00

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