By a Layman. 28pp. 12mo, orig. wrs. bound within a Gaylord folder; (embossed stamp on t.p.). Concord, NH: I. and W.R. Hill, 1814. First edition.
Response to the clergy's opposition to the War of 1812. John Lowell was a lawyer and political writer who wrote many anonymous pamphlets on the War of 1812 and religious controversies within New England. One of his pseudonyms was "A Layman". S&S 30634.
Edition: First Edition