The Poetry of the East.

Boston: Whiiemore, Niles and Hall, 1856.

Price: $100.00

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Frontis. viii, 280pp. 8vo. Original blue cloth. Very Good. Ex-Lib with plate at back.

Item #318511

William Rounseville Alger (1822-1905) was a Unitarian minister and author whose writings were important to the development of comparative religious studies. His works included The Poetry of the East (1856) and A Critical History of the Doctrine of a Future Life (1860).