Hallowell: Ezekiel Goodale, 1815. First. pamphlet. 24pp. 8vo, sewn, bottom margin of last page torn, last two leaves creased in bottom margin, scattered light soiling to margins. Hallowell: Ezekiel Goodale, 1815. First Edition. good.
Presentation copy. Author was a mason and lawyer from Hallowell, Maine. This work is his first address on freemasonry. Sheppard was the author of several addresses on freemasonry. In 1842, he moved to Boston. For several years, Sheppard was the librarian of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Shaw & Shoemaker 35923.