Saint Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 1968. 1st. Hardcover. INSCRIBED to former Stanford President Richard Lyman & his wife by the author to the ffep; ALS laid in. First edition. 8vo. 159pp, including notes and index. Purple leatherette covered boards; gilt titles to spine; original illustrated dust jacket. Book is fine in near fine dust jacket (light wear to edges; minor spine fading). Item #15864
Biography of a Prussian church scholar who organized a church of immigrants that became "a major branch of modern Lutheranism." He immigrated to America and in influenced American Lutheranism. - inside jacket.