Immersionists Against the Bible; or, the Babel Builder Confounded, In an Exposition of the Origin, Design, Tactics, and Progress of the New Version Movement of Campbellites and other Baptists

By: LEE, NATHANIEL H.

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LEE, NATHANIEL H. Immersionists Against the Bible; or, the Babel Builder Confounded, In an Exposition of the Origin, Design, Tactics, and Progress of the New Version Movement of Campbellites and other Baptists. By the Rev. N. H. Lee, of the Louisville Conference. Edited by Thomas O. Summers, D.D. Nashville, Tenn: Published by E. Stevenson & F. A. Owen, Agents, for the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. 1857. 10.1 x 15.5cm. $65.00

Nathaniel H. Lee (died 1881), methodist minister in the Louisville conference; married to Sophia Lee (1832-1917). This work is written against Baptists & Campbellites who wanted a new "immersion" version of the Bible. We offer the second printing of 1857 after the first of 1856. Rowe: Methodist Union Catalog #L1153. OCLC locates 3 libraries of the 1857 2nd printing: Central Meth. Univ. Smiley Libr; Bridwell Libr.; Emory & Henry College. Rowe adds Kentucky Wesleyan College Library.

Bound original blind stamped publisher's cloth, faded gilt decoration on spine, covers with spots lacking from cloth--probably insect damage--worse on the rear cover, spine ends chipped away, worn through cloth at corners, yellow endpaper with some foxing, contents with medium foxing throughout.

Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, iii-iv contents, v-viii preface by the editor, 9-270pp +2pp ads.

Title: Immersionists Against the Bible; or, the Babel Builder Confounded, In an Exposition of the Origin, Design, Tactics, and Progress of the New Version Movement of Campbellites and other Baptists

Author Name: LEE, NATHANIEL H.

Illustrator: Nashville, TN

Categories: METHODISM, DISCIPLES OF CHRIST/CAMPBELLITES, BAPTISTS, BAPTISM, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Edition: 2nd Printing

Publisher: Methodists Against the Campbellites & Baptists on Immersion, Nashville, TN, 2nd Printing, 1857: 1857

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Bound original blind stamped publisher's cloth, faded gilt decoration on spine, covers with spots lacking from cloth--probably insect damage--worse on the rear cover, spine ends chipped away, worn through cloth at corners, yellow endpaper with some foxing, contents with medium foxing throughout

Size: 10.1 x 15.5cm

Book Number: 17786

Keywords: 19th Century Books, Baptism, Baptists, Campbellites, Disciples of Christ, Methodism