Philadelphia: Hellings and Aitken, 1811. , 101 pages. 3 3/4 x 6 inches. Original printed cover, rear cover lacking; loose in case; light dampstaining. Item #3675
First edition of his first book. Lawson, was born in Glasgow Scotlaqnd in 1799, but emigrated to the United States in 1815. He worked for a number of periodicals and introduced many distinguished American authors to the British people through his correspondence with editor of the "Greenock Advertiser."