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The Rhode Island Cottage, or A Gift for the Children of Sorrow: A Narrative of Facts.  By a Clergyman of the Protestant Episcopal Church by  1808-1866  James Cook - Hardcover - First edition - 1835 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.com

The Rhode Island Cottage, or A Gift for the Children of Sorrow: A Narrative of Facts. By a Clergyman of the Protestant Episcopal Church

by Richmond, James Cook, 1808-1866

Condition: Otherwise very good condition


New York: Swords, Stanford, and Co., 1835. First edition. Hardcover. Otherwise very good condition. Beautiful engraved frontispiece view of a bucolic scene, a gabled roof cottage with cattle and a vista of the water. Drawn by Lieut. Harwood, Engraved at J. Andrews. Includes a biography of the poet Cynthia Taggart [1801-1849] with some of her letters and poems. Manuscript presentation to S. R. Johnson by Mrs. J. B. Britten Aug. 30. 1838 with secondary 1878 inscription. 16mo, 108pp, maroon cloth faded to brown at spine, spine chipped at head/foot, title piece on front cover. Scattered fox spotting at endpapers, internally clean. Sabin 71140. OCLC: 12527185 at 12 libraries.


  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 25032
  • Title: The Rhode Island Cottage, or A Gift for the Children of Sorrow: A Narrative of Facts. By a Clergyman of the Protestant Episcopal Church
  • Author: Richmond, James Cook, 1808-1866
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Otherwise very good condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Swords, Stanford, and Co.
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1835
  • Bookseller catalogs: CHILDRENS; RELIGION;

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