Author:Rihbany, Abraham Mitrie ; [Coleman Jennings' copy]

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A FAR JOURNEY - An Autobiography with illustrations

By: Rihbany, Abraham Mitrie ; [Coleman Jennings' copy]

Price: $34.94

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42358

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and secure in original dark blue cloth binding with gilt lettering at spine and front board. Original owner's name in pencil on ffep - "Coleman Jennings" Abraham Mitrie Rihbany was an American theologian, philologist and historian of Greek Orthodox Lebanese descent. "In debt and nearly penniless on his arrival in New York, he went on to become a respected clergyman and nationally recognized community leader." His best-known book, The Syrian Christ (1916), was highly influential in its time in explaining the cultural background to some situations and modes of expression ... View more info