Selected Correspondence of the Glasgow ColonialSociety, 1825-1840. (The Publications of the Champlain Society, No. 58).

Toronto. The Champlain Society. 1994. Hardcover. 23.5cm, l,262,xxiiip., frontis,4 illustrations, 4 maps, index, limited edition of 1201 copies this beingcopy #895, crested red cloth, gilt spin0e titles, a fine copy. (cdn) TheGlasgow Colonial Society was a voluntary association of members of theChurch of Scotland, founded in 1825 to provide clergy for Britain's NorthAmerican colonies. The Society was dissolved about 1840 because of policychanges on the part of the Church. The correspondence, selected fromseven large volumes, relates directly to missionary efforts over a spanof fifteen years. Item #33634

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