The Journal of Madam Knight

Knight, Sarah Kemble

Published by David R. Godine, Boston, Mass, 1972
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Title: The Journal of Madam Knight

Publisher: David R. Godine, Boston, Mass

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: McDurdy, Michael

Book Condition: Collectible-Fine


Limited edition of 1,900 copies. [6], 39 pages; wood engravings; brown cloth binding with dust jacket. Sarah Kemble Knight (1666-1727) was a teacher and businesswoman born in Boston, Mass. Since the original manuscript diary has disappeared the account is based on the 1825 edition with the addition of a six page introduction. The journey was undertaken in 1704-05 from Boston by horse to New Haven and on to New York City. The diary is a frank and insightful account of travel in New England. Fine clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 13760

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