Lot 97 of 515:
La Fayette in Prison rare American play  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Fayette in Prison: or, Misfortunes of the Great. A Modern Tragedy.
Author:
[Elliot, Samuel] "A Gentleman of Massachusetts"
Place:
Worcester
Publisher:
For the Author
Date:
1802
Description:

40 pp. (8vo) 20.5x12.5 cm (8x5") period stiff paper wrappers, stitched. First Edition.

Scarce dramatic work on Lafayette, prefaced with “Historical Remarks on General LaFayette.” Well represented in institutional collections but rare in trade, no copies in recent auction records.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some edge wear; browning and foxing throughout; very good.
 
Item number:
290939b
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