Sermon on Horse Racing; Preached in the Presbyterian Church, Eliza-
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1809. M'DOWELL, JOHN. Sermon on Horse Racing; Preached in the Presbyterian Church, Elizabeth-Town, September 17, 1809. Elizabeth-Town: Isaac A. Kollock, 1809. 16 (of 20) p. Removed. Lacking last two leaves. Stain on title page. Thus, On the evils of horse racing, which event had come to Elizabethtown the previous day and was to continue for a week. This is probably the earliest printed New Jersey work pertaining to horse racing, albeit in opposition to the sport. Felcone, New Jersey Books, 849 (this copy); S&S 17954.