Bound volume of religious tracts] Bound volume of religious tracts] Bound volume of religious tracts] Bound volume of religious tracts]

Bound volume of religious tracts]

Published by John Mason [c1830s], London, 1830
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Renaissance Books (Dunedin, New Zealand)

AbeBooks Seller Since 06 June 2002

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: 237.79 Convert Currency
Shipping: 10.77 From New Zealand to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Contempory owner's signature "Mary Sampson". Spine and boards rubbed. Some loss of paper along edges of boards. Some headlines cropped, with partial loss of page numbering. ; Bound volume of c. 40 tracts. Various imprints, mostly London: John Mason, [undated]. "Important Questions. No. 140" has the imprint: London: Printed by A. Applegath and E. Cowper, [no date]. "Long Tom, otherwise Thomas Long. Second Edition" has the imprint London: Published by George Wightman, 1836 (blank outer margin of title page trimmed). Tracts paginated individually. Half-leather and marbled pastepaper boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 155mm x 97mm. With illustrations. Tracts have printed numbers at the head of the title page e.g "A Word On Marriage" is "No. 165". Selected Contents: The Easily-Besetting Sin; Divine Omniscience And Justice Manisfested: An Affecting Narrative Of Murder And Suicide; On A Preparation For Death, Illustrated By Two Cases; The Convinced Sinner's Objections Stated And Answered; Or, A Dialogue, Between A Publican And A Disciple Of Christ On The Way Of Salvation; The Deaths Of The Primitive Persecutors; The Cruelties Of Popery Part III; Aonio Paleario, The Italian Matyr; The Folly And Peril Of Infidelity: Exemplified In The Case Of A Dying Deist; The Fatal Effects Of Bad Company. [Bibliographical reference: Neuburg, Victor "The Batsford Companion to Popular Literature" (1982), entry on "Religious Tracts", page 163 - "The Methodists were also active in this field - their interest dates from 1782, when John Wesley set up a society 'to distribute religious Tracts among the Poor'. None of their earlier tracts seems to have survived; but John Mason, who was Methodist Book Steward from 1827 to 1864, published a very large number of tracts (1,326,000 copies in 1841, for instance)."]. Bookseller Inventory # 8151

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Bound volume of religious tracts]

Publisher: John Mason [c1830s], London

Publication Date: 1830

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

Store Description

We are a home based business located in Dunedin, in the South Island of New Zealand. We have over 6000 rare and out-of-print books in stock. Some of our specialties: ¿Tibet and Central Asia ¿Travel and Exploration ¿Aotearoa / New Zealand History ¿Military ¿Maori Language, History and Culture ¿Maori Bibles and Prayer Books ¿Literature ¿Hone Tuwhare ¿Janet Frame ¿Gold Mining in New Zealand

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Malcolm Moncrief-Spittle, trading as Renaissance Books. Contact details: Renaissance Books, 271 High St, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand. Phone: +64 3 4719294. Email: Website: GST #39 820 209. Terms of Sale: All books may be returned within 14 days of receipt for a full refund of the book price, not including shipping. Return shipping also refunded where books are not as described.

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. On heavy books or sets of books, we
find it more convenient to include extra shipping costs within the listed price of
the book. Hence no additional postage other than our standard fixed shipping
charges quoted at checkout will be required on such items.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check PayPal