An extract Of the Rev. Mr. john wesley's journal, From Sep. 2, 1770, to Sep. 12, 1773. XVI.
London. Printed by R. Hawes, 1777.
12mo. 119pp, . Disbound. A trifle creased and spotted.
A early printing of the sixteenth instalment of Church of England Clergyman and founder of Methodism John Wesley's (1793-1791) Journal. The voluminous text, originally published in parts between 1739 and 1789, provides a record of a tireless traveller and observer of a wide range of people and manners, and, though unreliable as an objective historical source for his life, presents a passionate man dedicated to the education of his people.
ESTC T17155.£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref: 21910