Primitive and Modern Piety: A Sermon, Delivered in Portland, at the Ordination of the Rev. Cyrus Hamlin, Missionary of the A. B. C. F. M. to Constantinople, October 3, 1838.

Bangor [Me.]: E. F. Duren; Samuel S. Smith, Printer, 1838. First edition. 8vo, original printed wrappers, 40 pages. Some foxing, light soiling and wear; a very good copy. Item #12419

A nice Bangor imprint. Maltby draws six points of comparison between primitive and modern missionaries, with an ancillary series on points on funding missions and the justice of returning to the primitive model. Includes the charge from Rev. John W. Ellingwood of the First Church in Bath, Me. Small flaw in the rear leaf. American Imprints 51467.

Price: $45.00

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