Shakers. Compendium of the Origin, History, Principles, Rules and Regulations, Government, and Doctrines of the United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing. With Biographies of Ann Lee . . Evans, rederick, illiam.

Shakers. Compendium of the Origin, History, Principles, Rules and Regulations, Government, and Doctrines of the United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing. With Biographies of Ann Lee . . .

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1859. First edition. 12mo, original brown cloth, gilt lettering, 189 pages. A few spots of browning to the first two leaves, edges of the text block a trifle toned; head and foot of the spine a little chipped, upper corners a bit bumped, spine just sunned; a very good copy. Item #17825

Prepared by Evans, Calvin Green, and Giles Avery, a good overview of the history and beliefs of the Shakers up to this period. A minor variant on the binding title noted in Richmond. Richmond 646; Sabin 23152.

Price: $75.00

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