Sketches & Incidents; or, A Budget from the Saddle-Bags of a Superannuated Itinerant . . . George Peck, Editor.

Cincinnati: Published by Swormstedt & Poe, 1855. A later edition; the first was published in two parts in 1844-1845. 2 vols in 1, 16mo, original blue-green cloth, gilt decoration and lettering, 166, [2], 197 pages. Foxed; cloth somewhat worn, with fraying at the head and foot of the spine and some sunning to the spine; corners rubbed; a very good copy. Item #11436

The memoirs of a retired itinerant Methodist minister, who (rather frustratingly) takes pains to disguise many of the locales to which he paid visits. Includes many accounts of conversions, love feasts, etc. Front free endpaper excised. Cf. Howes S-952.

Price: $50.00

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