Jim Wilson's Blog – 1st mo. 2013 Archive (2)

Current Editions of the "Guide to True Peace"

Dear Friends:

"A Guide to True Peace" has been in continuous publication since it was first published in England in 1813.  There have been many editions.  Each edition makes editorial changes; almost all of these are very minor.  I thought I would take a moment to cover the currently available editions of the "Guide" and discuss their commonalities and differences.  Currently I am aware of five versions of the Guide that are easily available.

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Added by Jim Wilson on 1st mo. 18, 2013 at 1:12pm — No Comments

200 Years of True Peace

200 Years of True Peace

 

Dear Friends:

 

This year, 2013, is the 200th anniversary of the publication of the Quaker work “A Guide to True Peace”.  It was originally published in England in 1813.  The first American Edition is dated 1816; so it found a place among American Quakers very quickly.

 

It has been in continuous publication ever since its initial offering.  There are numerous editions published in the 19th century.  I…

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Added by Jim Wilson on 1st mo. 8, 2013 at 1:59pm — 5 Comments

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