Author:By United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel.]

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AN ACCOUNT OF THE SOCIETY FOR PROPAGATING THE GOSPEL IN FOREIGN PARTS

By: By United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel.]

Price: £1,250.00

Publisher: London, Joseph Downing in Bartholomew Close Near West-Smithfield: 1706

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS414

Condition: V.g.


97pp. Engraved frontispiece with caption below 'Printed by Order of The Society John Chamberlayne,Secretary'. This engraving was used originally in a book in 1704 hence the removal of the inscription in the block beneath the society's coat of arms. The text includes an account of the settlements in New York, New England, Virginia; the experiences of missionaries; laboursamong the settlers and the Indian Tribes. Only 7 copies have appeared at auction since 1900. LACKING C... View more info