Boston, Mass: Peirce and Parker, 1833. Hardcover. 6” x 3.75”. Tan, cloth, covered. Boards debossed with floral/leaf pattern. 4", straight, closed tear to spine and .25 inch missing cloth from top and bottom. 30 pp. Quite scarce. OCLC only lists two copies of the actual book in any library. Good. Item #73978
Contains THE DEATH-BED OF A YOUNG QUAKER, and A TRIBUTE TO THE MEMORY OF SPRINGETT PENN by William Penn, and the poem THE QUAKER by Hannah Flagg Gould. 6” x 3.75”,) In three sections. First essay, generally attributed to William Penn, more of a general essay. On p. 11 begins a 13-page more personal eulogy by William Penn himself: “A Tribute To The Memory of Springett Penn, By His Father”. The book concludes with a poem by “H.F. Gould”, Hannah Flagg Gould. This book was published the year after Hannah Gould's first book of poetry was published.
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