An Address of the Representatives of the Religious Society of Friends, for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware, to their Fellow-Citizens, on the Use of Intoxicating Drinks [caption title]. Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of Friends, Orthodox.

An Address of the Representatives of the Religious Society of Friends, for Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware, to their Fellow-Citizens, on the Use of Intoxicating Drinks [caption title].

(Philadelphia: Friends' Book Store, ca. 1879). First edition? Small 8vo, unbound pamphlet, [16] pages. A trifle soiled; a very good copy. Item #13005

An official Quaker statement on temperance and the perhaps typical strategies of Friends for using "the victorious extension of Messiah's spiritual kingdom" (in concert with the press, women's influence, and targeted state legislation) to bring about the end of liquor traffic.

Price: $25.00