Massachusetts Historical Society
Title Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society Vol. VIII. of the Third Series.
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher Boston Charles C. Little and James Brown 1843
Seller ID k82
In contemporary paper board binding with title on paper to the spine. The corners are worn and split to the bottom right otherwise a good clean tight binding. Small modern label to the front pastedown facing small undated signature. Light to heavy foxing on most pages, some being entirely unaffected. Part of the chapter 'Gleanings for New England History' have many pencil markings. Other contents are Extract from the Chronicle of Bernaldez, Bartholomew Gosnold's Letter to his father A. D. 1602, Archer's account of Gosnold's Voyage, Brereton's account of Gosnold's Voyage, Tracts Appended to Brereton, Rosier's account of Waymouth's Voyage A. D. 1605, Levett's Voyage A. D. 1623, On the Early Laws of Massachusetts and Order in Council of 20th July 1677. ALS dated 1930 referring to the contents is laid in. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 4to; 348 pages