Boston: Rogers and Fowle for J. Blanchard, 1742.
First American Edition. 148,  pp. Publisher's ads in the rear. 8vo. Contemporary calf, front cover detached, generally a sound unsophisticated copy. Provenance: Abigail Bromfield (signature dated 1742) Evans 5048; ESTC W37920; Sabin 73540. Item #319650
First published in London in 1738, this 1742 Rogers and Fowle Boston edition is the first American edition of this devotional. This example with early American female ownership to Abigail Bromfield, possibly Abigail Coney Bromfield (ca. 1700-1777) but more likely Abigail Bromfield Phillips (1726-1775), who married William Phillips Sr. (1722-1804) in 1744.
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