Songs in the Night; By a Young Woman, Under Heavy Afflictions. Susannah Harrison.
Songs in the Night; By a Young Woman, Under Heavy Afflictions
Songs in the Night; By a Young Woman, Under Heavy Afflictions

Songs in the Night; By a Young Woman, Under Heavy Afflictions

Newburyport: Henry Ranlet for Angier March, 1802.

First Edition. Full Calf. Good. Item #031811
ISBN: NoISBN

The first American Edition taken from fourth English edition, and the first edition with the supplement added to it. Printed in Exeter NH and sold in Newburyport MA. Bound in full calf with some bumping to corners. Spine label and surrounding leather have been chipped and label is mostly gone. Internally one signature is slightly offset from rest of binding but is firmly bound into book. Otherwise some moderate soiling in places. Binding is tight and text block is unmarked.

133 hymns and 18 meditations in blank verse with a life of the author; 202pp. Harrison's (1752-1784) collection went through 10 editions in England and 4 in America between 1802 and 1814.
EAI (2) 2377. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 031811.

Price: $150.00

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