THE LIFE, TRAVELS, AND GOSPEL LABORS OF ELD JOSEPH THOMAS, MORE WIDELY KNOWN AS THE "WHITE PILGRIM"; TO WHICH ARE ADDED HIS POEMS: RELIGIOUS, MORAL, AND SATIRICAL [G]

By: Eld Joseph Thomas [B. 1791, D. 1835 ]

Price: $629.96

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 266, [3] pages; The Life, Travels, and Gospel Labors of Eld Joseph Thomas, More Widely Known as the "White Pilgrim"; to Which Are Added His Poems: Religious, Moral, and Satirical . Bound in original publisher's blindstamped brown cloth with bright gilt lettering and decorative design to spine, this antique volume is a scarce nineteenth-century theological work. The work is illustrated with a frontispiece portrait and plate at the rear of volume showing author's grave. The volume shows light external age/wear, and is solidly bound with clean pages. The book measures approximately 4 1/4" x 6 2/4" . No auction records found, Worldcat locates 2 copies OCLC Number: 7602020 . REV. JOSEPH THOMAS was born near Hawfields (Trolling's bridge on Haw river) , in Orange (now Alamance) county, North Carolina, March 7, 1791, and died April 9, 1835. At the age of seven he was separated from his father and mother...In 1806, having gone to his home in North Carolina, he was deeply convicted of sin at a camp-meeting under the preaching of William Guirey. He began to pray in private, and after a year, at the age of sixteen, he received the evidence of a full pardon. ...In 1811, having made a tour through the West, he returned by way of Philadelphia...In 1814, he sold his possessions, put off his [82] "fashionable clothing" and "dressed agreeably to the impressions" of his mind in white--whence his name the "White Pilgrim." He published his "Pilgrim's Hymn Book" in 1815. Graphic of frontis and title pae also available.

Title: THE LIFE, TRAVELS, AND GOSPEL LABORS OF ELD JOSEPH THOMAS, MORE WIDELY KNOWN AS THE "WHITE PILGRIM"; TO WHICH ARE ADDED HIS POEMS: RELIGIOUS, MORAL, AND SATIRICAL [G]

Author Name: Eld Joseph Thomas [B. 1791, D. 1835 ]

Categories: RELIGION,

Publisher: N Y, N Y, Cummings, Christian Messenger Office: 1861

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 29256