|Title||Testimonies of the life, character, revelations and doctrines of Mother Ann Lee, and the elders with her, through whom the word of eternal life was opened in this day of Christ's second appearing, collected from living witnesses, in union with the church ... |
|Published||Albany, N.Y., Weed, Parsons & co., printers, 1888. |
|Description||ix, 302 p. 21 cm. |
|General Note||Lettered on cover: Precepts of Mother Ann Lee and the elders. |
"[Collected] by Rufus Bishop, in 1812, and revised by Seth Y. Wells ... sometimes called 'The secret book of the elders'."--MacLean, J. P.
A bibliography of Shaker literature, 1905.
Second edition revised by Giles B. Avery.
First edition published, Hancock, 1816.
|Subjects||Lee, Ann, 1736-1784. |
Lee, William, 1740-1784.
Shaker women -- Biography.
Whittaker, James, 1751-1787.
|Other Authors||Bishop, Rufus. |
Wells, Seth Y. (Seth Youngs)
Avery, Giles B. (Giles Bushnell), 1815-1890. ed.
|Related Titles||The secret book of the elders. |
Precepts of Mother Ann Lee and the elders.
|LC Card Number||22-13795|
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: BX 9793 L477 T2 1888|
mq170601: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]