Book #50149

The Field And The Work: Sketches Of Missionary Life In The Far North

Rev. John Semmens
The Field And The Work: Sketches Of Missionary Life In The Far North. Rev. John Semmens.
The Field And The Work: Sketches Of Missionary Life In The Far North

Binding: Original cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Toronto, ON: Methodist Mission Rooms, 1884.

A smart first edition in Very Good condition with rubbed boards and bookplate of the Missionary Society of the Methodist Church of Canada to front pastedown. Illus., frontis. Original blue cloth; "Mission Life in the North West" to front and spine. Antiquarian name cards laid in; not sure what, if any, significance they may have to this book.

An influential Methodist missionary who secured the surrender of 133, 000 sq. Miles in Indian treaty no. 5. Peel 771: "A Methodist missionary describes work among the Indians in northern Manitoba. Very scarce; B & W Illustrations; [1-9] 10-199 [200] pages.

Price: $230.00