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.