A catechism; or, Compendium of Christian doctrine and practice. [electronic resource] / By Thomas Baldwin, D.D. ; [Two lines from Psalms]

Baldwin, Thomas, 1753-1825 [Browse]
Third edition.
Boston: : Printed by Lincoln & Edmands, sold at their bookstore, no. 53 Cornhill, and by James Loring, no. 2 Cornhill., 1817. 6 cts. single--60 cts. a dozen--4,50 a hundred.
34, [2] p. : ill.


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Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 40048. [More in this series]
  • Copyright Mar. 1, 1816 by Thomas Baldwin.
  • "The substance of the following catechism was read before the Boston Baptist Association at their annual meeting held in Boston, September 21, 1815. ... the committee ... consider it preferable, on the whole, to any other catechism which they have seen. ... and cheerfully recommend it to all persons who have the care of educating children."--Recommendation, p. [6]. Signed: Jeremiah Chaplin [and three others]. Boston, Feb. 1816.
  • First and last leaves pasted to wrapper.
  • "A larger catechism, for the second class of learners."--p. [11]-29.
  • "Hymns."--p. [30]-34.
  • Poems and the Lord's prayer, p. [2] and [35].
  • Bookseller's advertisement, p. [4] of wrapper.
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Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 40048).
"A minor catechism, for the first class of learners."--p. [7]-10.
Shaw & Shoemaker 40048
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