A Sermon Preach d in the Audience of His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; Captain General, Governour and Commander in Chief, The Honourable His Majesty's Council, And the Honourable House of Represent-atives, Of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England. May 29th 1754. Being the Anniversary for the Election of His Majesty's Council for the Province. N.B. The Parts of some Paragraphs, passed over in the Preaching of this Discourse, are now inserted in the Publication. Jonathan MAYHEW.
A Sermon Preach d in the Audience of His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; Captain General, Governour and Commander in Chief, The Honourable His Majesty's Council, And the Honourable House of Represent-atives, Of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England. May 29th 1754. Being the Anniversary for the Election of His Majesty's Council for the Province. N.B. The Parts of some Paragraphs, passed over in the Preaching of this Discourse, are now inserted in the Publication.

A Sermon Preach d in the Audience of His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; Captain General, Governour and Commander in Chief, The Honourable His Majesty's Council, And the Honourable House of Represent-atives, Of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England. May 29th 1754. Being the Anniversary for the Election of His Majesty's Council for the Province. N.B. The Parts of some Paragraphs, passed over in the Preaching of this Discourse, are now inserted in the Publication.

Boston, N.E. Printed by Samuel Kneeland, Printer to the Honourable House of Representatives. 1754. 8vo, 52p., complete with half title, contemporary marbled wrapper, contemporary name at upper corner of half-title as well as a neat old oval stamp, large woodcut device on final leaf, very good to fine condition. (Amp). Item #40572

Evans 7256. Sabin 47147. Copies also located at AAS and NYPL (wanting half-title). The author, pastor of the West Church in Boston, was a vigorous preacher and declaimer whose outspoken views, both religious and political, and his opposition to British rule in America, made him one of the most controversial and influential men in colonial New England.

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