Life of President Edwards: By S. E. Dwight.

By: DWIGHT, SERENO EDWARDS.

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DWIGHT, SERENO EDWARDS. Life of President Edwards: By S. E. Dwight. New York: G. & C. & H. Carvill, 1830. Octavo.

Bound original calf covered boards, recently rebacked with heavy brown acid-free paper with printed paper title label, leather covers very dry, scuffed & chipped, worn through leather at corners, heavy foxing of endpapers, light to medium foxing of most of contents with some pages of heavier foxing. Collation: 1-964; last leaf blank. Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, [3]-4 preface, [5]-8 contents, [9]-766pp, (2) blank.

Sereno Edwards Dwight (1786-1850) educator, clergyman, fifth of eight sons of Timothy Dwight. "Assisted by his wife, he worked for many years editing the complete writings of his great-grandfather, Jonathan Edwards; Edwards's Memoirs of the Rev. David Brainerd was published in 1822, and ten subsequent volumes, one a memoir of the great divine, were published in 1830 as The Works of President Edwards: with a Memoir of his Life. We offer the Memoir by the great grandson.

Title: Life of President Edwards: By S. E. Dwight.

Author Name: DWIGHT, SERENO EDWARDS.

Illustrator: New York: G. & C. & H. Carvill

Categories: NEW ENGLAND THEOLOGY, CONGREGATIONALISM, BIOGRAPHY, BINDINGS-LEATHER, AMERICAN CHURCH HISTORY, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Publisher: 1830

Binding: Bound original calf covered boards

Book Condition: recently rebacked with heavy brown acid-free paper with printed paper title label, leather covers very dry, scuffed & chipped, worn through leather at corners, heavy foxing of endpapers, light to medium foxing of most of contents with some pages of heavier foxing.

Type: book

Size: Octavo

Book Number: 17132

Keywords: American Church History, Leather Bindings, Biography, Congregationalism, Jonathan Edwards, New England Theology