Methodist Episcopal Church. The Methodist Magazine, for the year of our Lord 1818. Volume I. New-York: J. Soule and T. Mason, for the Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States, 1818. First Edition.
Full calf, red calf spine title label, 5 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches, binding rubbed yet with strong and undamaged hinges, contemporary signatures and birth records on front end papers, recent signature on front paste-down. Frontispiece engraving of Francis Asbury, 478 pp. plus 2 pp. index, foxing, top margin stain on some pages. Good. Full calf. 
Includes notices of Revivals of Religion, Letter from General Washington to the Revs. Thomas Coke and Francis Asbury, Memoirs, Theology, etc.