Walther, C.F.W. Pastoral Theology Trans. and abridged by John M. Drickamer from the 5th edition, 1906. New Haven, MO: Lutheran News, 1995.
This book is a series of articles collected by C.F.W. Walther, originally written in 1865-71. The articles are typically quite short. Drickamer has abridged the articles and Walther’s comments, resulting in a book of 280 pages and 50 chapters.