Philadelphia: Printed by Joseph Kite, 1847. First edition. 8vo, original printed wrappers, 68 pages. A little wear and soiling; some occasional light foxing; a very good copy. Item #12683
One inevitable consequence which attends all innovation upon its religious principles, is the injury to the unity and harmony of the Society. Published during the tumult of the Wilburite-Gurneyite separations (from which the PYM managed to hold itself somewhat aloof) a detailed Quaker statement on the practices of Friends. Pencil signature of one John Bell at the head of the front wrapper. Sabin 86035.