The book Variety; or, Selections of Essays, Consisting of Anecdotes, Curious Facts, Interesting Narratives, with Occasional reflections was published in 1809. It consists of 39 small essays aimed at the older child.

The introduction to this book is significant. In it Priscilla seems to speak directly to the reader about her childhood and her plan for the material in the book. The tone is lively and warm.

Variety can be viewed here

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