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Chapbook] The Life-Boat: A Parable.

M'Clure, Alexander W.-

Published by Lowell, MA. A. Upton. 1841., 1841
From Gadshill (Providence, RI, U.S.A.)

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31 pp. 16mo. Tan stiff paper covers, with printed titling and decorative border on front cover and printed hymn to "Christian Warfare" in decorative border on rear cover. Decorated First Edition. A Christian parable with the tale of a ship enticed by a deceptive pirate to destruction on a rocky shore, with a lifeboat offered by the Captain of Salvation. Some are still enticed by presumptive treasures, some by blind concern for status in life. Some were almost persuaded but drowned with uncertainty or because of only half-hearted reach for salvation. For some salvation was never in question and its realization was complete. A rare early pamphlet, with only one copy recorded (in Lowell, MA). Spine chipped and cracking on 75% of length. Few faint stains. Else, Very Good. AmImprints 41-3217 (only one copy recorded; in Lowell, MA). Bookseller Inventory # 9541

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Title: Chapbook] The Life-Boat: A Parable.

Publisher: Lowell, MA. A. Upton. 1841.

Publication Date: 1841

Edition: 1st Edition

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