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Boston: Printed by J.T. Buckingham, 1841. First edition. Original printed wrappers, 14 pp. An iinteresting tracing of the symbolism of spring ceremonies from pagan peoples through New England's founding fathers, both of whom were correct in celebrating the planting season with tears and fears rather than hope and joy. Also commenting on the sudden death of president William Henry Harrison, which had occured a few days previous. Moderate foxing, else Fine.
Title: The Solemn Week. A Sermon Preached to the First Church, On Fast-Day, April 8th, 1841.
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