Boston: 1836. First Edition. Printed wrappers. Item #23980
62pp. Original blue wrappers with black lettering. Stitched. One of Spooner's best known early pamphlets in which the noted lawyer and philosopher attacked the orthodox tenets of Christianity and foreshadowed his distrust of authority. Chapters include The Early Spread of Christianity, The Nature and Character of Jesus, The Alleged Miracles of Jesus, The Prophecies, and The Resurrection. Chipping to edges, several creases and some soiling to wrappers, light foxing and soiling internally. A fair copy. Scarce. ; Octavo.