Furness, William Henry >>
Title Domestic Worship, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1842)
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition Second Edition
Publisher Philadelphia: James Kay Jr & Brother; 1842
Seller ID 20173
272 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, full leather binding, gilt lettering on spine, gilt decor on board edges, pink marbled endpapers, 272 pages. ; Contents: 15 morning prayers. 15 evening prayers, 6 prayers and 2 forns of service for Sunday, 12 prayers for special occasions, plus appendix of 6 hymn texts (no tunes) ; Copyright 1839. This is 2nd edition, 1842, published by Philadelphia: James Kay Jr & Brother, and by Boston: James Munroe & Company. ; The Rev. William Henry Furness (1802-1896) was pastor of the Unitarian Church of Philadelphia for over 50 years. His book of prayers for home worship was popular for decades and went through many editions. ; Used but well cared for. Boards rubbed. Tips worn. Light foxing, mainly to front two and rear two leaves. Leather shows discoloration near crown, not affecting lettering. Gift note date 1844 penned on front blank page, and another dated 1936 on same. Binding tight.