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Lectures to Young Men ... With Letters to Young Men. Volume II.

Author: Sprague, William B.
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Price: $20.00
Publisher: William Collins
Publisher Location: Glasgow / London
Book Condition: VG-
Binding: Hardcover
Pub Date: 1865
Collins's Select Library. Lectures to Young Men on their Educational, Moral, and Religious Improvement, By Ministers of Various Denominations; with Letters to Young Men, founded on the History of Joseph, by William B. Sprague. 12mo, half-leather, 5 raised bands, all edges gilt, 328 pages. Condition is VERY GOOD- : rubbing to leather at corners and spine gutters, 1/2" chip to spine head and tail, spine tail is tender, front endpaper, blank page and title page are detached [have been glued], owner name on fep otherwise clean and tight throughout. This is volume II only and starts with lecture XIII by Rev. James Julius Wood of Edinburgh, through Lecture XX by Rev. William Anderson. Dr. Sprague's Letters address "Sources of Danger to Young Men," "Character to Which Young Men Should Aspire," and "Rewards That Crown a Virtuous Course." - certainly more than worth the 20. price tag!