FOURTEEN (14) ISSUES OF "FRIENDS' INTELLIGENCER" ISSUED IN 1860. Edited by an Association of Friends. Society of Friends.

FOURTEEN (14) ISSUES OF "FRIENDS' INTELLIGENCER" ISSUED IN 1860. Edited by an Association of Friends.

Philadelphia: Wm. W. Moore, 1860. First Editions. Softcover. 14 issues, each numbering 16 pages, printed on rag paper, drop-title. In addition to some religious content and memorials to Quakers who passed, these issues present a variety of topics: Trench's Lectures on Words; Children's Literature; On "Skeletonizing"; Cuttle Fish; Fresh Water Sponges; Chemical Affinity; Household Science--Tea; Presidential Election of Lincoln; Solar Eclipse of 1860, Washington Territory; Travels in the Amoor; Philadelphia Markets; On the Peak of Monte Rosa; "The Celestial Railroad--An Allegory" by N[athaniel] Hawthorne [complete here in three issues]; Female Association of Philadelphia; The Falls of Niagara; The Wood Thrush by John J. Audubon; The Pacific and Its Islands; Dr. Livingston's African Explorations; etc. Some spotting here and there, still intact and readable. 11" x 7.25" Good. Item #040933

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