Sermons, Wise and Witty

By: Jones, Rev. Sam P.

Price: $85.00

Quantity: 1 available


Saddle-stapled, light tan wraps with B&W drawing of Jones and black titles. Book has only light, general wear. Some light soiling/toning, mainly at staples. VG to VG+. This book came from the estate of Hugh Reid Scott, a prominent North Carolina farmer, lawyer and politician. Scott had several of Jones' books and likely heard him preach and possibly knew him. Sam Jones was a famous 19th century Methodist evangelist from Cartersville, Georgia. The Ryman Auditorium in Nashville was built especially for Jones after the evangelist's preaching had converted Thomas Ryman. Jones' home, Roselawn, is a tourist attraction in Cartersville. There are many varied editions of Jones' sermons. WorldCat locates only six copies of this collection.; B&W Drawing of Jones on cover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 64 pages

Title: Sermons, Wise and Witty

Author Name: Jones, Rev. Sam P.

Categories: Religion,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, N. Y. Cheap Publishing Co.: 1885

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: 16467

Keywords: Religion Georgia Tennessee Ryman Auditorium Country Music