1st Edition

Rowe's Devout Exercises - Miniature Book

US$168.48
Rowe's Devout Exercises - Miniature Book
1st Edition

Softcover. Condition: Very Good. 1830. 1st Edition, thus. 1st Miniature Edition. Elizabeth Rowe for James Nisbet, T.C. Johns. London.

A rare, scarce copy of this classic work by Elizabeth Singer Rowe (1674-1737) was one of the early popular female writers. Very widely read up until the late 19th century, her style and themes were considerably radical for their time.

Book has some light edgewear. Black leather binding. Inscribed in penil by previous owner "To Henrietta [???] from her aunt Mary, 1832". Gold gilt edges have faded. Pages clean and well bound.