Ladies of the Mission
The Old Brewery and the New Mission House at the Five Points.
New York: Stringer & Townsend, 1854. Hard Cover. First Edition. Very good minus 8vo., original green cloth embossed boards w/gilt vignette to cover and spine (somewhat dulled on spine). Wear to edges, head and foot of spine, corners bumped. Interior is clean, most pages bright but foxed and spotted. Title page has an open tear along top edge (text unaffected); engraved frontis. + plates within text. Binding mostly tight though some portions of textblock are loose. 304 pp. A unique pro-temperance title. Religion. REL/6043. Very Good -.