11-13-2011 11-13-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2571B Boston
November 13, 2011 11:00 AMCalender

Mather, Cotton (1663-1728)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2571B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 13, 2011 11:00AM


Mather, Cotton (1663-1728), Magnalia Christi American: or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England, from Its First Planting in the Year 1620. Unto the Year of our LORD, 1698. In Seven Books., London: Printed for Thomas Parkhurst, 1702, first edition contemporary calf, with folding map and two leaves of advertisements, folio, (front board detached, binding heavily worn, chipping to pages, some scattered browning and foxing). Howes M391, Sabin 46392.
Estimate $2,500-3,500


United Kingdom, London, Thomas Parkhurst