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Gillett, E. H. History of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America. 2 volume set, complete. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, 1873. Revised Edition.
Two volumes in blue cloth, bright gilt spine titles, 5 1/4 x 7 1/2, top edges gilt, frayed at the spine ends and corners, joints and hinges tight; xxiv. 576, xii. 605 clean pp., index, a few page edges with margin creases in vol. i. 1944 private signature in ink on the ffep of vol. i. – no other markings. Good. Hardcover. [ABE1968] $75.00
Copyright date is 1864, but this “Revised” edition was published some 10 years later, and includes a paragraph of the reuniting of the church in 1869, and Alex. T. McGill’s note of August 20, 1873.
Rev. Ezra Hall Gillett (1823-1875), “b. at Colchester, Conn.; graduated at Yale in 1841, and at Union Theological Seminary in 1844; was ordained to the Presbyterian ministry, and in 1868 became professor of political economy, ethics, and history in the University of New York.” – Allibone.