History of the abduction and murder of Capt. William Morgan [cover title]. A narrative of the facts and circumstances relating to the kidnaping and murder of William Morgan and of the attempt to carry off David C. Miller, and to burn or destroy the printing-office of the latter for the purpose of preventing the printing and publishing of a book, entitled "Illustrations of Masonry"...

Burning the Print Shop

History of the abduction and murder of Capt. William Morgan [cover title]. A narrative of the facts and circumstances relating to the kidnaping and murder of William Morgan and of the attempt to carry off David C. Miller, and to burn or destroy the printing-office of the latter for the purpose of preventing the printing and publishing of a book, entitled "Illustrations of Masonry"...

Chicago: Ezra A. Cook & Co. 1873. Cynosure Edition, 16mo, pp. iv, [2], [8]-95; original pale blue printed wrappers chipped at the top of the front wrapper, and with a couple of very shallow tears (no loss), else very good. Pages [84]-95 contain A Supplementary report of the Committee Appointed to Ascertain the Fate of Capt. Wm. Morgan." Originally published in Batavia, 1827. "Prepared under the direction of the several committees appointed at meetings of the citizens of the counties of Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Monroe and Niagara, in the state of New York." Item #49723

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