Lot 219 of 431:
The Ladies' Philosophy of Love 1774  

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$500 - $800

Title:
The Ladies' Philosophy of Love: A Poem, in Four Cantos. Written in 1774.

Author:
Stearns, Charles

Place:
Leominster, Mass

Publisher:
Printed by John Prentiss, & Co. for the author

Date:
1797

Description:

76 pp. 17.5x14 cm (7x5½), modern half morocco and marbled boards, new endpapers. First Edition.

Rare volume of verse in which pastor Stearns enumerates "the moral qualities which render women amiable to the other sex."


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Condition:
Light toning and scattered foxing, a solid copy; very good.


 
Item number:
303620
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