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 . . Frederick William Evans.

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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