The Diary of Samuel Sewall, 1674-1729.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
Date Published: 1973
Description: Ed. by M. Halsey Thomas. Frontis. 2 vols. 8vo, cloth, publisher's slipcase, spines of both volumes lightly soiled, slipcase lightly dampstained and lightly soiled. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, (1973). "There are other American diaries of higher importance from a political point of view, but none in which the journalist's entire world is so vividly reproduced. In it is given an incomparable picture of the mind and life of a Puritan of the transition period." DAB XVI, p. 611. "Most valuable American diary of the 18th century." Howes S- 305.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(-)
Book ID: 241193