Title: Lights and Shades of Missionary Life: ...
Publisher: Western Book Concern, Cincinnati
Publication Date: 1860
Small 8vo. Original heavily blind-embossed brown cloth with gilt spine lettering. 431pp, (1p ad). Illustrations. Very good. Quite mild edgewear; contemporary ownership signature on front flyleaf. Tight and nice later printing of this 1857 account of a Methodist Episcopal minister among the Native American tribes of the upper Midwest. A quite decent copy of a title commonly found in inferior condition. The full-page engravings depict "Montreal River Falls," "Horse-Shoe Harbor, Near Copper Harbor, L.S.," "Cliff Mine, Lake Superior" and "Big Bekuenesec Falls, Menomonee River.". Bookseller Inventory # 38681
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