Title Friends' Library: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and
Book Number 17341
EVANS, WILLIAM and THOMAS EVANS. The Friends' Library: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other Writings of Members of the Religious Society of Friends. Edited by William Evans and Thomas Evans. Vol. V. Containing Life of Deborah Bell. Life of William Penn. Life of John Griffith. Memoir of John Cam and John Audland. Philadelphia: Printed by Joseph Rakestraw, for the Editors. 1841. Quarto, 17 x 26.4cm. Bound half sheep-skin with brown morocco title and volume labels on spine, lightly rubbed some, brown/green/red/cream marbled paper over boards, light foxing, small tea? stain in outer margin of first 95pp, small meeting stamp on endpapers & title. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, [iii]-iv index, 1-480pp. Text set in double columns. With early ownership inscription: "Elihu Dixon's Book," on front free endpaper. Excellent source for Quaker history & biography.