The New-England Primer Improved … To which is added The Assembly of Divines, and Mr. Cotton’s Catechism … Boston: Printed by Edward Draper, 1777

(Hartford, Conn.): (1843).

Price: $50.00

Hardcover. Facsimile reprint [circa 1850]. 32mo. Illustrated with woodcuts, including a frontispiece portrait of John Hancock. With four pages of publisher’s advertisements at the front that include notices dating from 1844-1850. This facsimile reprint was first published by Ira Webster at Harford, Connecticut in 1843. Bound in contemporary quarter sheep and plain light blue paper over boards. The leather spine back is worn, both joints are split with both boards still holding, the front board by one stitch only, else very good, the interior text pages are clean and tight.

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