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The Bay Psalm Book

Bay
Psalm Book


The Bay Psalm Book (Cambridge, Mass., 1640) is the first book printed in North America. The AAS copy is in its original vellum binding and was formerly owned by Isaiah Thomas

Commonly known as The Bay Psalm Book, this book, The vvhole Booke of Psalmes Faithfully Translated into English Metre, (Cambridge, Mass., 1640) is the first book printed in British North America. The AAS copy is in its original vellum binding and was formerly owned by Isaiah Thomas. Thomas may have acquired the volume from William Bentley.
[296] p. ; 18 cm. (4to)

 


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