Exiles in Virginia: With Observations on the Conduct of the Society of Friends during the Revolutionary War,

(GILPIN, Thomas, compiler).

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Place Published: Philadelphia
Date Published: 1848

Description: Comprising the Official Papers of the Government relating to that Period. 1777-1778. 3 folding facsimiles. 302pp. 8vo, 1/2 black contemporary morocco, spine ends and edges of cloth worn, including corners edges, browning to text throughout, foxing to most margins and to facsimiles, cloth lightly soiled. Philadelphia: Printed for Subscribers, 1848. First Edition

Comments: Much of the text is the journal of Quaker exiles who were banished to Winchester, Virginia during the American Revolution because of their pacifist views. The appendix has the minutes of the Executive Council of Pennsylvania concerning the exile of the Quaker leaders by the orders of the Council. Sabin 27467. Clark I: 247.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 254967

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