Discourses on Various Occasions.
Boston: Charles C. Little and James Brown, 1845. 8vo. Gilt leather spine bright, edges and corners rubbed, scraped. Joints cracked. Marbled boards rubbed. Moderate foxing. Tiny bookbinder's label fpd. With ink gift inscription from the author on ffep, dated May 21, 1845. Collection of addresses and discourses by the Minister of the Church on Church Green, Boston, most of which are published by Little and Brown. Includes: A Discourse on the Life and Character of the Reverend John Thornton Kirkland, 1840, 104 pp.; The Varieties of Greatness: A Discourse on the Life and Character of the Hon. Nathaniel Bowditch, 1838, 119 pp.; The Stay and the Staff Taken Away: A Discourse Occasioned by the Death of the Hon. William Prescott, 1844, 34 pp.; The Good Merchant: A Discourse Occasioned by the Death of William Parsons, Esq., 2nd edition, 1845, 30 pp.; A Discourse on the Twentieth Anniversary of His Ordination, 1845, 30 pp. + appendix (memorial to Rev. William Vincent Thacher); A Discourse on the Sins of the Tongue, 3rd edition, 1845, 32 pp.; The Church, The Pulpit and the Gospel: A Discourse Delivered at the Ordination of the Rev. George Edward Ellis as Pastor of the Harvard Church in Charlestown, 1840, 40 pp.; Christianity Designed and Adapted to be a Universal Religion: A Discourse Delivered at the Ordination of the Rev. James W. Thompson as Pastor of the South Congregational Society in Natick, Boston, Gray & Bowen, 1830, 48 pp.; An Address Delivered at the Ordination of the Rev. William Newell as Pastor of the First Parish in Cambridge, Cambridge, Hilliard & Brown, 1830, 16 pp. Very Good Half-Leather (Item ID: 11524)