BONAR, Andrew R. (editor)
Incidents of missionary enterprise : illustrative of the progress of Christianity in heathen countries, and of the researches, sufferings and adventures of missionaries.
Edinburgh and London : Thomas Nelson, 1845. Third edition. Small octavo, original blind blocked morocco gilt (corners and edges of boards a little worn), all edges gilt, front free-endpaper with gift inscription dated 1848, front pastedown and endpaper with bookplates of later owners, first blank with recent ownership inscription, extra illustrated title page with lithographed vignette of a missionary and African, pp xv, 342, with several lithographed illustrations; front hinge split, occasional light foxing to margins, else internally in good condition.
Stories of Christian missionaries in the South Seas (Tahiti, Hawaii, Tonga, New Zealand, Rarotonga etc.), India, China, Africa, the Middle East, and the Americas.