Text appears clean, pages are age toned and binding has spine crack and hinge pull - both are light to moderate - not loose. Decorated maroon cover is not fresh, but lettering is sharp. Spine head and tail rubs, upper edge nicks. Text contains denomination history of primarily southern branches of Baptist, Christian, Methodist, Episcopal and Presbyterian churches. Copy also includes Instructions on how to hold various church meetings and conduct church business. Rare/scarce Room #592 for safe keeping. Preface by author dated March, 1907. 287 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Religion & Theology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1560792117. Presumed to be 1st as edition is unstated. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Churchmember's Guide and Complete Church...
Publisher: The Southwestern Company, Nashville, TN
Publication Date: 1907
Book Description The Southwestern Company, 1907. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. Shelf 535 Wear to the surface, edges and corners of covers including some rubbing of gilt on spine; corners lightly bumped; paper browned; very light foxing; very small rubbed area on front cover; text clean; few light marks on edge of paper; No previous owner name, no marks, no underlining, not ex library, not price clipped, not a remainder, not a book club copy. Seller Inventory # 303129
Book Description The Southwestern Co., Nashville, TN, 1907. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Unstated First Edition. Pencil marks on few pages/ stain on page edges/ slight fraying at top of spine. Brown boards. A handy volume prepared especially for the use of members of the Baptist, Christian, Methodist, Episcopal, and Presbyterian Churches in their Southern branches; Containing a history of each denomination, a statement of its faith and doctrine and government and law; the proper forms in each for the observance of the ordinances of baptism and the Lord's Supper; Instruction in the conduct of church business; How to hold various kinds of church meetings, etc. Seller Inventory # 115183
Book Description The Southwestern Company, Nashville, TN, 1907. Hardcover. Condition: Good Minus. No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo. 287pp., Includes index. A well used copy in maroon boards with black lettering. Seller Inventory # 004822
Book Description Nashville, Tennessee: The Southwestern Co. Publishers & Booksellers, 1907., 1907. Hardcover. 4 1/2" x 8 1/4". 287 pgs; Index; 9 pgs of Church Register forms; h.b. a manual for the use of churchmembers & othera actively engaged in church work, particularly in the Southern states, esp. Baptist Church; The Disciples of Christ; the Methodists; Episcopal Church & the Presbyterian Church; many suggestions on how to conduct meetings; Prayer; Experience; Watch meetings; Rallies; Love Feasts; Sunday Schools; other sections offer information for churchmembers on Christianity; Parliamentary Law; Church & Civil law; Duties of a Churchmember; etc.; decorated brown boards & spine are rubbed & bumped at corners & at head & foot of spine; also with small minor stains to boards; evidence of foxing on endpapers and periodically throughout text; previous owner's signature rep; else good. Size: 4 1/2" x 8 1/4". Seller Inventory # x1-601