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Hancock, John (1737-93)

Auction:
2167
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$881$750

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Auction:
Sale #2167 - 2167
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 26, 2002 11:00AM

Description:

Hancock, John (1737-93) Brady, N. and Tate, N. Psalms of David fitted to the Tunes and Churches, Boston, 1765, small 8vo, with pasted signature of Hancock laid onto flyleaf and with the inscriptions "Hymm book of John Hancock, while a worshipper in the Brattle street Meeting House...this hymm book was a gift to Gridley F. Bryant from Franklin Hancock, a grand nephew of John Hancock", (chipped and bumped)
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Franklin Hancock, Bryant, Hancock, John Hancock, Psalms