The Capture, the Prison Pen, and the Capture: Giving a Complete History of Prison Life in the South (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Willard W. Glazier

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First Edition. Green cloth with gold design and lettering. Frontispiece. 353pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Extended title reads, "Principally at Richmond, Danville, Macon, Savannah, Charleston, Columbia, Belle Isle, Millin, Salisbury, and Andersonville: Describing the arrival of prisoners, and plans of escape, together with numerous and varied incidents and anecdotes of prison life: Embracing also, the adventures of the author's escape from Columbia, South Carolina, his recapture, subsequent escape, recapture, trial as spy, and his final and successful escape from Sylvania, Georgia."This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith but does not have his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the University of Michigan, Columbia Theological Seminary and the Free University of Amsterdam. He taught at Belhaven College and Reformed Theological Seminary before becoming Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America. Smith continued to serve as Professor of Systematic and Biblical Theology at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in his retirement. In 2004, a Festschrift was published in his honor. Confessing our Hope: Essays Celebrating the Life and Ministry of Morton H. Smith included contributions from J. Ligon Duncan III and George W. Knight III.

Title: The Capture, the Prison Pen, and the Capture: Giving a Complete History of Prison Life in the South (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

Author Name: Willard W. Glazier

Categories: South,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Albany, NY, J. Munsell: 1866

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 041780