In her journal for 1805 Priscilla wrote, ‘I have published one volume  of ‘Domestic Recreations’ and prepared another for the press my ‘American Excursion’ an effort essentially necessary as business is flat indeed and seems difficult to increase.’

But on 10th October 1806 she wrote, ‘The Booksellers object to the 3rd vol. of ‘Domestic Recreations’ as unsuitable in its subject for children. A disappointment after all my labours.’

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