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    Collection of Early American Religious Writings and Sermons consisting of hymns, sermons, and various letters totaling more than a dozen items. Just a few of the great pieces are described below:

    C. C. Dawson, 19th century hymn writer. The words and music to "Be Ye Perfect," four verses "Be Ye Perfect" AMsS, "Rejoice Evermore" AMs/MQS.

    Thomas S. Hastings, hymn writer. "Christian Submission" AMs

    Ezra Ripley, long-time Concord, Massachusetts pastor, step-grandfather of Ralph Waldo Emerson. 1810 ALS.

    James Freeman, Boston minister. 1811 ALS.

    Ezra Griswold, Worthington, Ohio founding father. 1812 ALS to Bishop Griswold of Rhode Island.

    R. H. McDaniel, hymn writer. "Since Jesus Came Into My Heart" AMsS.

    Daniel Rogers, pastor of the Second Parish Church in Exeter, New Hampshire 1744-1785. Handwritten sermon on Psalm 23 dated 1751.

    Generally good to very good condition. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2006
    20th-21st Monday-Tuesday
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