Item #021859 Illustrations of Lying, in All Its Branches. Amelia Opie.
Illustrations of Lying, in All Its Branches

Illustrations of Lying, in All Its Branches

Boston: Munroe and Francis, 1827. Octavo. Item #021859

276pp., Warmly inscribed Sept. 9, 1827 by John H.W. Page to Susan S. Munroe. Mr. Page was Susan's teacher and principal. During the 1880s, Susan had become a teacher. The book is also signed by Susan's daughter Isabel Otis Bigelow. Susan's father and Isabel's grand-father was William Munroe 1742 1827 who was a minute man of Lexington and was in command of the guard at the parsonage of Rev Jonas Clark. He served as lieutenant in the Burgoyne campaign. He was born at Lexington where he died. This book is about the numerous types of lying. Bound in dark brown cloth, spine lettering gilt, floral endpapers, some scattered foxing or staining, old tape mend to upper corner of last leaf. A very good copy.

Price: $90.00

See all items by