Philadelphia: M. Fithian, 1843. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 261p. Ex-library. A black cloth hardcover book in very good condition. Library markings and stamps inside and on spine. Edges lightly worn. Pages foxed, but clean, and binding tight. Item #146711
The author was a bishop of Philadelphia and later of Baltimore. He was important to the development of parochial schools in the United States. A TREATISE ON BAPTISM is among his best-known works. Rare first edition.