Boston: Kneeland and Adams, 1767. 56pp. Stitched as issued. Light wear and loss to lower left corner, light staining. About very good. Untrimmed. Item #WRCAM29140
Chauncy's reply to criticisms levied in England that the people of the American colonies had not been rigorous in upholding and promoting the tenets of their faith, especially in regards to missionary work. Chauncy (1705- 87) was the minister of the First Church in Boston for sixty years, and is also the author of the first account in book form of Braddock's defeat during the French and Indian War. NAIP w020655. EVANS 10579. HOWES C330. SABIN 12318. AMERICAN CONTROVERSY 67-3a. NELSON 2.