Book Description

A rare 24pp side stitched 12mo poem in chap book style. Rogers was born in Greasboro and a shoemaker by trade. He became a Methodist preacher and then seceded on doctrinal grounds. He was aquainted with the Elliott family and was persuaded by John Holland [poet and editor of The Iris] to move to Sheffield. "COPAC records only the Brotherton and British Library copies
Author EYE-WITNESS [Paul Rodgers -Sheffield Poet 1788 - 1851]
Date 1839
Publisher Sheffield :Whitaker and Co The Iris Office 1839

Price: £55.00

Offered by John L Capes

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