Continuation of the history of the province of Massachusetts Bay, from the year 1748.[microform] :With an introductory sketch of events from its original settlement. /by George Richards Minot, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and Member of the Massachusetts Historical Society. ; Vol. I[-II] ; Published according to act of Congress.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-319231

Description

2 volumes ; 22 cm (8vo)

Details

Descriptive Terms

History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

Originator

Minot, George Richards, 1758-1802.
Hutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780. History of the colony of Massachusetts Bay.

Publication

Boston : Printed by Manning & Loring.

Publisher Series

Early American imprints. First series ;

Description

2 volumes ; 22 cm (8vo)

Notes

Intended as a continuation of Thomas Hutchinson's History of the colony of Massachusetts-Bay.
Title of v. 2 varies: Continuation of the history of the province of Massachusetts Bay, from the year 1748 to 1765. ...
Dedicated to the officers, counsellors, and fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Two states of the imprint of v. 2 noted. One (Shaw & Shoemaker 4659) reads: Boston: Printed for James White & Co. proprietors, by Manning & Loring. June, 1803. The other (Shaw & Shoemaker 4658) reads: Boston: Printed for J. White & Co. proprietors, by Manning & Loring. June, 1803.
Vol. 1: viii, [1], 10-304 p.; v. 2: vii, [2], 10-222, [2] p.
Only volume I present.
Inscribed: "James Pierce" and "John Pierce / 1890" and "G. Ripley" and " Wm Olive Esq / 1804"
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica.

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-109.150 (Vol. I)

Places

Massachusetts
Massachusetts.