Boston: New England News Company, 1870. First Edition. Octavo (22.5cm.); stitched pamphlet; 98pp. Apparently lacking self-wrapper (pagination beginning on p. ), stock quite toned, large soil spot to title page only faintly affecting following leaf; a Good only copy.
Compilation of first-hand and contemporary accounts of the the anti-Catholic Ursuline Convent riots during which the structure was burned to the ground by a Protestant mob. Text concludes with a brief account of the fates of those involved thirty-five years after the fact. SABIN 26103.