Title THE CITY, ITS SINS AND SORROWS, Being a Series of Sermons from Luke XIX. 41.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Fair
Jacket Condition No Jacket (as issued)
Edition 15th thousand
Size Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall
Publisher Edinburgh Adam and Charles Black 1857
Seller ID 017704
(MDCCCLVII). A collection of four sermons delivered "in support of an appeal which was made to build a Territorial Churck in one of the dark and destitute districts of Edinburgh." Brown cloth w/decoration/rule to covers, gilt lettering to spine, 162 pages (including appendix), + 3 pages of press opinions + 1 pages of advertisements for other titles by this publisher. Bumped/worn corners/spine ends, edgewear, some cover soil, 2.5" tear to left edge of front cover, chipping to spine ends, short scrapes to both hinges, internal soil, split between pages 96 and 97 (still tightly bound), a shaken signature. A serviceable, although well-worn, copy.