A Review of the 'Trials of a Mind, in Its Progress to Catholocism'


This antique hardcover book is bound in royal blue cloth boards, with decorative gilt spine lettering, and gilt cover decorations. Some cover wear and soil; corners bumped; some foxing to endpapers; bookplate from a private library on front inner board. Most inside pages clean. Written anonymously, this is a critical commentary on Levi Silliman Ives' "Trials of a Mind," which described Ives' conversion to Catholicism. 248 pages, approx. 5"x7".



  • A Review of the 'Trials of a Mind, in Its Progress to Catholocism'
  • "An Ex-Clergyman"
  • Thomas Curtins, 1865