SERMON ON HORSE RACING; PREACHED IN THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ELIZABETH-TOWN, SEPTEMBER 17, 1809. BY THE REV. JOHN M'DOWELL, A.M. PASTOR OF SAID CHURCH. PUBLISHED BY REQUEST OF SEVERAL WHO HEARD IT. John McDowell.

SERMON ON HORSE RACING; PREACHED IN THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, ELIZABETH-TOWN, SEPTEMBER 17, 1809. BY THE REV. JOHN M'DOWELL, A.M. PASTOR OF SAID CHURCH. PUBLISHED BY REQUEST OF SEVERAL WHO HEARD IT.

Elizabeth-Town, N.J. Printed by Isaac A. Kollock, 1809. 20pp. Stitched in contemporary [?] plain wrappers. Clipped presentation inscription to a Reverend Armstrong. Mildly foxed, Very Good.

"On the evils of horse racing, which event had come to Elizabethtown the previous day and was to remain for a week" [Felcone]. And probably the earliest New Jersey work on horse racing.
Felcone, New Jersey Books 849. AI 17954 [3- MWA, NN, NjR]. OCLC locates 13 as of May 2019. Item #35982

Price: $350.00

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