Newport: Newport Historical Publishing, 1880. First. hardcover. Illus. 7 volumes bound in 3 volumes. Thick 8vo, 3/4 contemporary brown morocco, lightly rubbed on all volumes, ex-lib. Newport: Newport Historical Publishing, 1880-1887. First Edition.
Volumes 5 through 7 are titled: "The Rhode Island Historical Magazine". Each issue contains histories of 18th century Newport and the surrounding area, local genealogies, and local town records with names and dates. All three volumes have library markings from the Society of Colonial Wars of the State of New York.