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.