Cincinnati: Published by Corey and Fairbank, 1835. First edition. 8vo (7.69 x 5 inches), original ribbed blue cloth, printed orange paper label, , , 160 pages. Spine somewhat sunned, head of the spine a little chipped, corners a bit bumped and rubbed; some general light rubbing and soiling and light foxing; still, a very good copy. Item #20365
“The following lectures, delivered in Boston, in the year 1831, and in Cincinnati, in the year 1833, are now presented for the patronage of the christian [sic] public.” An attractive Cincinnati imprint dating from early in Beecher’s tenure at Lane Theological Seminary, printed by F. S. Benton. With three leaves of a publisher’s catalog bound before the half-title. An ex-library copy, with and old shelfmark label on the spine and an inked mark; large bookplate neatly removed from the front pastedown, and a small ink stamp to the front free endpaper. Morgan, Ohio Imprints, 2726; American Imprints 30354.