The Antidote, or Revelation Defended, and Infidelity Repulsed; in a course of Lectures.
Hartford Connecticut: P. Canfield, 1836. 395 pages; including lectures on the Pentateuch, Historical Books, Poetical Books, Inspiration of the Scriptures, The Trinity, Divinity, Atonement, the Divinity of Christ and a final lecture: Substance of a Discourse Preached in the First Baptist Meeting-House in Hartford, On the Fourth of July, 1835; previous ownership inscription of "J. Sherman Brownell from his cousin Reverend T.C. Brownell Bishop D.D. L.L. D. of Protestant Episcopal Church of the diocese of Connecticut... Mary Adelaide Millard Nee Hoff... Sarah Elizabeth Brownell Hoff ...J. Sherman Brownell" on front endpaper; Thomas Church Brownell (b. Westport, Mass., 1779; d. Hartford, Conn., 1865) Episcopal clergyman. Consecrated bishop of Connecticut, 1819; first president of Trinity College, Hartford, 1823-31 (DAB); booksellers' ticket front endpaper:" J. R. Barnum, Agent, 61 Roosevelt St., Or S. Dando 29 Spruce St. (N.Y.)"; original brown leather binding, worn, chipped and front cover detached, endpapers spotted; some dampstaining, not heavy; contents clean and in good condition. Good H (Item ID: 7892)