A Concise History, of the Efforts to Obtain an Extension of Suffrage in Rhode Island; from the Year 1811 to 1842
Frieze, Jacob

Providence, RI: Benjamin F. Moore, 1842. First First printing. Slim octavo in blindstamped dark brown cloth with cover stamped in gilt "R.I. Suffrage Question". 171 pps plus two blanks front and rear. A tight, fine copy, gilt lettering bright, virtually no wear; occasional scattered light foxing. An important piece in Rhode Island history, dealing with the question of a new cocstitution for that state which would lead to Dorr's Rebellion. By far the best copy we have seen of this scarce work. Fine Cloth (Item ID: D949)


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