Sep 24, 2020 - Sale 2546

Sale 2546 - Lot 4

Price Realized: $ 1,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 250 - $ 350
(AMERICAN INDIANS.) John Elliot, the Apostle to the American Indians, bound with other religious tracts. 50 volumes in one. 12mo, contemporary calf, minimal wear; minor wear to contents; owners' inscriptions on front flyleaf and elsewhere. Vp, 1799, 1818-20 and undated

Additional Details

The Eliot tract is 8 pages in length and was issued in Philadelphia by the Sunday and Adult School Union as tract #45, undated. A woodcut illustration appears on the first page. Only 2 copies are traced in OCLC. Most of the tracts are 4 to 8 pages in length and printed circa 1820. One exception is Garner A. Hunt, "A Discourse Occasioned by the Death of Jacob Anderson." 11 pages; Felcone, New Jersey Printing 1017 (2 copies traced). Trenton, NJ: Sherman, Mershon & Thomas, 1799. List of the other tracts available upon request.