A NARRATIVE OF THE CONTROVERSY BETWEEN THE REV. JEDIDIAH MORSE, D.D AND THE AUTHOR.

Boston: John Eliot, Printer, 1814. 31, [3] pp, bound in attractive modern wrappers. Scattered light fox and tan, light release stamp on blank title page verso. Good+. In 1799 Adams "published A Summary History of New England, and in 1805 an abridgement of the same for school use...Her school history had been anticipated by one written by Rev. Jedidiah Morse, who, she claimed, had infringed upon her rights." The ensuing controversy enlisted many disputants over a period of years. DAB. This is Adams's side of the story. FIRST EDITION. I DAB 61. Sabin 214. AI 30627 [many]. Item #11819

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