Autographed Letter Signed
Place Published: Worcester
Date Published: 1792
Description: Important autographed letter signed by the American Revolutionary War printer, one of the first printers in the Colonies, in which he fixes the date he printed his famous Bibles. 1 page, square 8vo, wax seal in left margin (paper splitting on folds, numerous small chips around margin). Accompanied by a 5" x 7" engraved portrait. Worcester, Massachusetts. Jan. 2, 1792.
Comments: "...Have you any encouragement for my Bibles? Will you inform the Publick, in any way you think proper that they are out of the Press? They have been exceeding heavy works, and the weight of them proper hard upon me..."Signed: Y
Book ID: 5550