One of the rarest and most desirable works surrounding the Pentecostal happenings in Scotland and London under the MacDonalds and Edward Irving from 1828-1831. We have never handled another copy of this for sale or seen one on the market.
Modern Fanaticism Unveiled. London. Holdsworth and Ball. 1831. 247pp.
Contains chapters on Miracles, Prophecy, Profane and Vain Babblings, etc., including interaction with the classic I Corinthians 13 text on perfect knowledge, the miracles at Roseneath, speaking in unknown tongues, divine healing, references to the "Morning Watch" magazine published by the Albury Apostles, the prophetess Mary Campbell, the nature of glossolalia, the MacDonalds of Glasgow, manuscript notes regarding first-hand conversations with William Cunninghame [who was a minister in the area at the time], etc. etc.
Text very crisp and clean, paper boards [original] with spine chipped. Ex library with usual early marks.