Very Good. Item #7738
Portland, ME: Arthur Shirley, 1822. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); removed; 41pp. Some faint foxing to text block, contemporary ownership signature (illegible) at head of title page, neat 20th century ex libris to title page verso, else Very Good overall.
Political pamphlet signed in text by Alford Richardson himself, regarding in part petitions made to the Massachusetts Legislature in 1818 for the financial support of the Maine Literary and Theological Institution.
[AMERICAN IMPRINTS 11303; SABIN 70988].