Struck by Lightning


This antique hardcover children's book is bound in gray-green cloth boards with gilt lettering and black etched decorative borders. Boards are beveled. Cover wear/soil; bookplate on front inner board; browning/foxing within, ex-library markings. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings, this book offers true-life morality stories for young readers. It is from the former collection of a Sunday School library. 190 pages; approx. 5"x7".



  • STRUCK BY LIGHTNING!
  • Rev. Epenetus Owen
  • Self-published in Cortland, NY, 1878
  • First edition