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The Wages of Sin, or, Strictures on the Life and Death of George Swearingen, Late Sheriff of Washington County, Md. Who Was Executed at Cumberland on the 2d of October, 1829, for the Murder of His Wife, Mary Swearingen: With a Sketch of the Adventures of His Celebrated Paramour, Rachel Cunningham : The Design of Which Is, to Raise a Cautionary Beacon for the Benefit of the Rising Generation. : To Which Are Added, Appropriate Moral and Religious Reflections. : The Whole Adapted to Make Good Citizens, Faithful Husbands, Loving Wives, and Obedient Children

Selected and composed by Gabriel Nourse
Format
Book
Language
English
Variant Title
Wages of sin
Strictures on the life and death of George Swearingen, late sheriff of Washington County, Md.
Description
60 pages ; 19 cm
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: In later plain green wrappers. Minor loss of text on inside edge of title page and of worn corners of p. 55-60. Alfred Henry Byrd Endowment Fund, 2018/2019.
Technical Details
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    a| The wages of sin, or, Strictures on the life and death of George Swearingen, late sheriff of Washington County, Md. who was executed at Cumberland on the 2d of October, 1829, for the murder of his wife, Mary Swearingen : b| With a sketch of the adventures of his celebrated paramour, Rachel Cunningham : the design of which is, to raise a cautionary beacon for the benefit of the rising generation. : To which are added, appropriate moral and religious reflections. : The whole adapted to make good citizens, faithful husbands, loving wives, and obedient children. / c| Selected and composed by Gabriel Nourse.
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