The Life of Mrs. Mary D. James [Mary Dagworthy James] 1886 Wesleyan Holiness Movement ~ Biography & History


Title: The Life of Mrs. Mary D. James [Mary Dagworthy Yard James]

Author: By Her Son [Joseph Henry James] / Introduction by Rev. J. M. [James Monroe] Buckley, D.D.

Description: Beveled boards in brown cloth with gilt title on spine and gilt signature on front cover. Bit of wear to spine ends and corners; minor surface soiling on cloth. Previous owner's name on flyleaf. Scattered page soiling; two leaves toned where a pressed flower had been laid-in. Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard. xiv, 388 p.

A detailed biography of Mary Dagworthy Yard James (1810-1883), a prominent figure in the Wesleyan Holiness movement and a close associate of Phoebe Palmer. She often led meetings at Ocean Grove, New Jersey, and elsewhere. She was also the author of about 50 hymns and wrote articles for the Guide to Holiness, the New York Christian Advocate, The Contributor, The Christian Witness, The Christian Woman, The Christian Standard, and the Ocean Grove Record.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good–

Publisher: Palmer & Hughes
Place: New York
Year: 1886

Keywords: Wesleyan Holiness, biography, Phoebe Palmer, Holiness movement, Methodist, Methodism, history, Christianity, Trenton, Mount Holly, New Jersey, camp meetings,

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