Smith, Charles A. [editor]. The Evangelical Magazine and Christian Eclectic. 1853-1854. Easton, PA.: Charles A. Smith, 1854. First Edition.
Half black leather, marbled boards, 6 x 9, 380 pp., tight, steel engraved portrait of S. S. Schmucker, several illustrations. Recent former owner's signature on front paste-down, as well as a "Ch.'s Stahl, Bookbinder, Lewisburg" paper label - probably the binder of this volume. Pencil underlining on two pages, foxing. Good.  $45.00
This Lutheran periodical was short-lived, running from May 1853 to November 1855. This volume has the issues from May 1853 to March 1854. Includes a brief article on Revivals in Colleges (2 pp.).
Contributers include Schmucker, George B. Miller, Charles F. Schaeffer, T. Stork, &c.