The Friend. A Religious and Literary Journal . . . Volume XII. Quaker, Robert Smith.

The Friend. A Religious and Literary Journal . . . Volume XII.

Philadelphia: Printed by Adam Waldie, 1839. First edition. Small folio, contemporary half sheep, marbled boards, [vi], 416 pages. Somewhat foxed throughout; somewhat rubbed and worn; a good, sound copy. Item #16312

52 numbers of this early American Quaker journal, running from Seventh Day, Tenth Month 1838 to Seventh Day, Ninth Month 1839. With various bits of news from the world of Friends, though also notices of such events as grasshopper swarms, the Seminole War, the Ourang outang, children rescued from a panther, and "Michigan, extent of."

Price: $75.00

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