THE INDIAN CAPTIVE; OR A NARRATIVE OF THE CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERINGS OF...TO WHICH IS PREFIXED AN ACCOUNT OF THE BURNING OF ROYALTON.

Springfield. 1908. xiii,166pp. Frontis. 12mo. Cloth backed boards. Edgeworn, chipped paper label, binding nearly detached, but internally quite clean. Item #WRCAM116

A reprint of the 1818 edition, this edition limited to 526 copies on Mittineague paper, twenty-six of which were large paper copies; this is noted "editors [sic] copy." Steele was captured by Indians in Randolph, Vermont, in October 1780, and then was taken to Canada where he was handed over to the British. HOWES S930 (ref). EBERSTADT 106:66 (ref). SABIN 91164. VAUGHAN 247 (ref). AYER 281. FIELD 1495 (ref).

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