Sale 22SC02 | Lot 93

MORTON, NATHANIEL New-England's Memorial: or, A Brief Relation of the most Memorable and Remarkable Passages of the Providence of God Manifested to the Planters of New-England in America.

Catalogue: Selections from the Private Collection of Barbara and Ira Lipman
MORTON, NATHANIEL  New-England's Memorial: or, A Brief Relation of the most Memorable and Remarkable Passages of the Providence of God Manifested to the Planters of New-England in America.

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Lot 93
MORTON, NATHANIEL New-England's Memorial: or, A Brief Relation of the most Memorable and Remarkable Passages of the Providence of God Manifested to the Planters of New-England in America.
Boston: Reprinted by John Allen, for Nicholas Boone, 1721. Second edition, the Brinley copy. Later full green morocco, the spine tooled and lettered in gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, slipcase. 6 x 4 inches (15 x 10 cm); [10], 248, [2] pp., with the final leaf advertising the Pharmacopoia Londinensis, often lacking. A pleasing copy overall, the title and several leaves extended, likely washed, with the Brinley label numbered 329 to the pastedown.

A rare and important history of New England. This second edition adds A Supplement to New-England's Memorial. By Another Hand which is attributed to Josiah Cotton by Evans, and brings the history to 1691. This copy was described as "very scarce" when sold in the 1879 auction of the George Brinley collection. Sabin 51013; Evans 2266.


C Private Collection of Barbara and Ira Lipman

Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $3,150 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000
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