THE MASTER TAKEN UP FROM THE SONS OF THE PROPHETS. A SERMON PREACHED AT CAMBRIDGE UPON THE SUDDEN DEATH OF THE REVEREND & LEARNED JOHN LEVERETT, PRESIDENT OF HARVARD COLLEGE.

Boston: Printed for Samuel Gerrish, 1724. [2],25pp. Dbd. Tanned and worn, with some spotting. Good. Item #WRCAM34278

Colman, a Boston pastor, uses the occasion of Leverett's death to stress the importance of education, especially in producing future leaders in the church and the community. According to the North American Imprints Project, this pamphlet was printed by Bartholomew Green. NAIP locates only eleven copies. Scarce, and an early example of a sermon with an education theme. EVANS 2514. NAIP w026091.

Price: $500.00