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Thomas Ellwood read Latin to John Milton, and this book contains interesting reminiscences of the poet.

The author was a member of the Society of Friends: as such, he was often in durance, and scattered through the following pages is a valuable detailed account of English prison-life in the seventeenth century.

HISTORY

OF THE

LIFE

OF

THOMAS ELLWOOD:

OR,

AN ACCOUNT OF HIS BIRTH, EDUCATION, &c.

With divers Observations on his Life and manners when a Youth ;
and how he came to be convinced of the Truth; with

his many Sufferings and Services for the same.

ALSO,

Several other remarkable passages and occurrences.

WRITTEN BY HIMSELF.

TO WHICH IS ADDED,

A SUPPLEMENT BY J. WYETH.

PHILADELPHIA:

PRINTED AND SOLD BY JOSEPH RAKESTRAIT,

NO. 190, NORTH THIRD STREET.

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