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Out of the Depths: A Temperance Tale.

By: DARBY, Rev. W. Evans.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1885.:

Seller ID: 42698

1st edition. Victorian moral tale of the perils of drink. Pp.133/10 pages of publisher's catalogue, engraved frontispiece + illustrated title page, brown floral endpapers, pencil ownership details dated 1886 to reverse of illustrated title page. Brown illustrated cloth, spine darkened. G+. * Rev. William Evans Darby, nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in seven out of thirteen years between 1901 and 1913 for his work as secretary to the Peace Society, [a position he held for 26 years] an organisation formed by Quakers in 1816 for the “Promotion of Permanent and Universal Peace” taking a ... View more info