1823 DICTIONARY OF ALL RELIGIONS - THEOLOGY PAGANISM CHRISTIANITY ISLAM JUDAISM
A DICTIONARY OF ALL RELIGIONS
Book Details + Condition: F. Westley (London). Third London Edition (after fourth American edition), 1823. Hardcover. 463 pages. Extensive volume by American religious writer Hannah Adams, with additions and updates by Welsh Calvinist preacher Thomas Williams. Subtitled "...and Religious Denominations, antient [sic] and modern, Jewish, Pagan, Mahometan, or Christian: Also of Ecclesiastical History." Also includes an essay on truth and the causes of error by Reverend Andrew Fuller, and an essay on the state of the world at Christ's appearance by Hannah Adams, as well as a sketch of missionary geography. Unmarked binding. Firm binding; binding tape to spine; rubbed corners and edges; wear to original boards, with some discoloration; collection bookplate on inside front board; foxing to first and last few pages, with toning to pages; interior is free of markings.