Post-Revolutionary War to Civil War
Rare 1820s Woodstock Vermont Serial Religious Periodical EVANGELICAL MONITOR / MISSIONARY SOCIETIES
Very Rare 1821 to 1823-Dated Serial Religious Periodical titled, THE EVANGELICAL MONITOR ... CONTAINING A HISTORY OF THE ORIGINAL AND PROGRESS OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MISSIONARY SOCIETIES, Woodstock, Vermont, Bound Volume of 52 Issues, Choice Very Fine.
This is a very rare original Bound Volume, inclusive of all Volumes I and II (52 issues) of “THE EVANGELICAL MONITOR... CONTAINING A HISTORY OF THE ORIGINAL AND PROGRESS OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MISSIONARY SOCIETIES” Woodstock, Vermont: by Walter Chapin, David Watson Printer, 1821-1823, Volumes containing 204 and 416 pages. It has its original 3/4 calf binding, with a marbled paper over its boards. The Individual issues run from April 14, 1821 to April 19, 1823. This rarely encountered early Vermont periodical contains much on various period revivals of Religion, Vermont Churches, Missionary Activities occurring particularly in Hawaii, the Solomon Islands, India and elsewhere. This impressive Volume includes all of the original publications within Volumes I and II (this publication ended with a third volume, published in 1823-24). A nice historical content early Woodstock, Vermont serial publication. (52 issues). 8.5” 5.5”. Contents toned, old ownership signature. All end papers, indices and annual title page present. Covers with wear at the margins, but the binding is tight and attractive, hinges strong.