1726 Complete Body of Divinity by Samuel Willard - Early Boston Imprint For Sale
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1726 Complete Body of Divinity by Samuel Willard - Early Boston Imprint :
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<img target="_blank"><img on front free endpaper recto: "Richard S. Storr's Willard's Body of Divinity given him by his Rev'd Uncle Richard Salter June 11, 1782. Signature on top of title: "Richard Sailer's". Another name written on verso or rear flyleaf. Largest volume, up to this time from a Colonial Press, Boston. Folio. Bound contemporary paneled calf in blind, sometime recently rebacked in plain brown morocco with no spine panels, brown morocco title and date labels but edges of labels not feathered, covers rubbed and scuffed. One of the interesting features of the book is the "Exact List of the Subscribers: listing some 450 names in alphabetical order, giving a inventory of the New England intelligentsia at the beginning of the eighteenth century.Shelf