Some Account of the Life and Gospel Labours, of William Reckett, Late of Lincolnshire in Great-Britain; Also, Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Gospel Labours, of James Gough, Late of Dublin, Deceased. William Reckitt, James Gough.
Some Account of the Life and Gospel Labours, of William Reckett, Late of Lincolnshire in Great-Britain; Also, Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Gospel Labours, of James Gough, Late of Dublin, Deceased
Some Account of the Life and Gospel Labours, of William Reckett, Late of Lincolnshire in Great-Britain; Also, Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Gospel Labours, of James Gough, Late of Dublin, Deceased

Some Account of the Life and Gospel Labours, of William Reckett, Late of Lincolnshire in Great-Britain; Also, Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Gospel Labours, of James Gough, Late of Dublin, Deceased

Philadelphia: Joseph Crukshank, 1783. Hardcover. 164, xxiv, 156, [4] p.; 17 cm. Signatures: pi1 A-2F6 (12mo). Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules; black leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title "Reckitt and Gough's Life." Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Labours in the Gospel, of James Gough (Dublin: printed in 1782; Philadelphia: re-printed by Joseph Crukshank, 1783) had separate title page and pagination, but continuous signatures. James Gough's "Memoirs" were edited by his brother, John Gough. Early Am. Imprints, ser. 1 (Evans), 18146, 17961; Smith, Friends' Books, 2:476; Hildeburn, Pennsylvania, 4699. Although only 2 leaves appear to have been removed, lacking everything after p. 156 in Gough, which consisted of An Epistle to Friends in Ireland and the table of contents. In ink on the front endpapers: West Town Library. This refers to the library established by 1805 at Westtown Boarding School, a Quaker school in Pennsylvania started in 1799. In Fair Condition: lacking pp. 157-184 of Gough; leather is rubbed; lacking leather at head of spine; pages are browning; occasional foxing and soiling. Fair. Item #003530

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