607 pages; facsimiles; addenda, calendar, bibliography, index; red cloth binding. Former owners' names and stamp. History of the celebration of holy days in the English colonies of New England through 1815. An informative and detailed account of the local participation in the holidays. Very good clean copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Fast and Thanksgiving Days of New ...
Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company
Publication Date: 1895
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Book Description Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin & Co, 1895., 1895. Illustrated by frontis and 2 pull-out facsimiles. First (SD) edition. Brown blind-stamped cloth, dark navy endpapers, teg. Large Post 8vo (21cm). pp.  blank,  frontis, vii, , 607,  blank. Addenda, Abbreviations, Calendar, Bibliography, Indices. About Very Good/Ex-Lib. College withdrawn bookplate, oval embossed stamps and paper spine label, rear slip. Corners limp and worn, cap chipping starting with small joint tear at head, front hinge progressing with rear hinge broken. Corrected mis-fold to first pull-out with toned edge, text blocks near fine. Small white bookseller ticket (W.B. Clark, Boston) ffep. Scarce and comprehensive account 1595-1815 through development of Thanksgiving Day. Bookseller Inventory # OWBFAS114775