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Two discourses preached before the University of Cambridge, on commencement Sunday, July 1, 1810. And a sermon preached before the Society for Missions to Africa and the East; at their tenth anniversary, July 12, 1810. To which are added Christian researches in Asia.

Buchanan, Claudius.

Published by Hilliard & Metcalf, Cambridge, 1811
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[with the same author's] Memoir of the expediency of an ecclesiastical establishment for British India; both as the means of perpetuating the Christian religion among our own countrymen; and as a foundation for the ultimate civilization of the natives. Cambridge [MA]: Hilliard & Metcalf, 1811. 8vo. 96 pp. [and with] Bogue, David. A sermon, preached at Tottenham Court Chapel, before the founders of the Missionary Society. Cambridge [MA]: Hilliard & Metcalf, 1811. 8vo. 28 pp. U.S. edition of these sermons by a Scottish theologian who served as a chaplain in Barrackpur and Calcutta. The Christian Researches in Asia offer his observations on religion throughout India, including descriptions of the Jewish communities there. Also present in this volume are the stated first American edition of the Rev. Buchanan's argument in favor of advancing the Anglican ministry in India, and the stated first American edition of a sermon from the Rev. David Bogue, a Scottish nonconformist minister and ardent proponent of missions to India and elsewhere. 8vo. [6], [v]/vi, [9]?264 pp. Two Discourses: NSTC B5122; Shaw & Shoemaker 22423. Memoir: NSTC B5136; Shaw & Shoemaker 22417. Bogue: Shaw & Shoemaker 22422. Contemporary treed calf, spine with gilt-stamped red leather label; extremities rubbed, upper edge of front cover darkened, front joint starting from head. Ex?social club library: small paper label at top of spine, 19th-century bookplate, call number on endpapers, light pencilled inscriptions on front free endpaper and upper margin of title-page, no other markings. Lower portion of front free endpaper torn away. Occasional browning and scattered incidences of minor spotting, pages generally lightly age-toned but otherwise clean. Bookseller Inventory # 29752

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Publisher: Hilliard & Metcalf, Cambridge

Publication Date: 1811

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