1738 FIRST EDITION OF MATHER’S APOLOGY FOR THE LIBERTIES OF THE CHURCHES, WITH PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION, HANDSOMELY BOUND
MATHER, Samuel. Apology for the Liberties of the Churches in New England. Boston, 1738.
First edition of Samuel Mather’s vigorous defense of congregational church polity, inscribed opposite the title page, “For the Honorable Mr. Dummer from his most respectful obliged Friend and obedient Servant, The Author,” handsomely bound. $1800.