Vicissitudes Illustrated, in the Experience of Nancy Towle, in Europe and America. With an Appendix of Letters

Portsmouth: John Caldwell, 1833. hardcover. Preface by Lorenzo Dow. 310pp. 18mo, contemporary calf, lacks Frontis., spine ends and edges of corners worn, scattered light foxing, endpapers and several pages at front and back dampstained in top margin, page 237 wrinkled and creased, calf moderately rubbed. Portsmouth, NH: Printed for the Authoress, by John Caldwell, 1833.

Author was a baptist preacher from New Hampshire, who travelled widely in the United States. Pages 150 to 253 are on her stay in Kirtland, Ohio with the Mormons where she became opposed to Joseph Smith and Mormonism. Howes T-312.

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