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A Looking Glass for the Times. Or, the Former Spirit of New-England Revived in This Generation: To Which Is Added, the Reports From the Lords of the Committee of Councils, and the King's Order Relating to the People Called Quakers in New-England

By Peter Folger. ; [Eight lines of verse]
Format
Book
Published
[Newport, R.I.?] : Printed [by Samuel Hall?], in the year 1763.
Language
English
Description
16 p. ; 16 x 10 cm.
Notes
  • In verse.
  • Originally written in 1676, but not published until 1725.
  • Printer's name and place of publication suggested by Alden. Evans supplies Boston as place of publication.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Imperfect: lower right corner of the title page is torn away, with loss of the last two digits of the imprint date. Early 19th century brown paper covers, with inscription "Obed Macy his book given him by Judith Macy 10th 7mo 1819." Two accompanying envelopes, one inscribed "Obed Macy" his book enclosing an earlier envelope inscribed "Mr. Isaac Macy, #57, which were laid in, have been placed in INSERT FILE. Tracy W. McGregor Library, American History Collection. McGregor Endowment Fund, Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund, 2018/2019.
Cited in
Evans, C. American bibliography, 9388
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island imprints, 1727-1800, 276
Wegelin, O. Early American poetry, 140
English short title catalogue, W24547
Technical Details
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