Marrow of Modern Divinity, in Two Parts. Part I. Touching Both

By: FISHER, EDWARD.

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FISHER, EDWARD. The Marrow of Modern Divinity, in Two Parts. Part I. Touching Both the Covenant of Works and the Covenant of Grace; with Their Use and End, in the Time of Both the Old and New Testaments. Clearly Describing the Way to Eternal Life by Jesus Christ. In a Dialogue Between Evangelista, Minister of the Gospel, a Legalist; Antinomista, an Antinomian; and Neophitus, a young Christian. By Edward Fisher, A.M. With Notes by that Eminent and Faithful Servant of Jesus Christ, Mr. Thomas Boston, Late Minister of the Gospel at Ettrick. To which is added, The Twelve Queries, which were Proposed to the Twelve Marrow-men, by the Commission of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, 1721; with the Marrow-men's Answers to Said Queries. 2 Cor. 13.8. For we can do nothing against the truth, but for the truth. First American, revised from the eighth Scottish Edition. Pittsburgh: Published by William Paxton. D. & M. Maclean, printers. 1830. Duodecimo.

Bound full calf with red title label, leather starting to split at top & bottom of front hinge but with loose ends pasted back down, leather chipped away at top and bottom of front hinge, heavily rubbed and worn at edges, two-thirds of pages at top corner and top corner of back board rodent chewed, worn through leather at other corners, medium to heavy foxing. dampstains throughout.

Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper: "Jane Pattersons Book Price $1.00 Baught in 1831 J. Patterson." And also: "presented to Hilda[?] J. McDuff[?] Oct. 1847."

Collation: 1-356. Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, [iii]-vi preface, vii-xi testimonies & preface to a new impression by Hog (1717), xii-xviii dedication, [19]-275, (1) blank; (1) title, (1) intro. by Joseph Caryl, [279]-288 dedication & to the reader, [289]-414, [415]-418 contents pt II, (2) recommendations.

Title: Marrow of Modern Divinity, in Two Parts. Part I. Touching Both

Author Name: FISHER, EDWARD.

Illustrator: Pittsburgh, PA

Categories: THEOLOGY, PRESBYTERIANISM, CHURCH HISTORY, BINDINGS-LEATHER, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: 1830

Binding: Bound full calf with red title label

Book Condition: Bound full calf with red title label, leather starting to split at top & bottom of front hinge but with loose ends pasted back down, leather chipped away at top and bottom of front hinge, heavily rubbed and worn at edges, two-thirds of pages at top corner and top corner of back board rodent chewed, worn through leather at other corners, medium to heavy foxing.

Size: Duodecimo.

Book Number: 16752

Keywords: Scottish Theology
Theology, Scottish