Title View of the Evidences of Christianity, and of the Inspiration of
Binding Bound full leather with black leather title label
Book Condition rubbed some, light to medium foxing throughout, a few small damp stains.
Location Published Greenfield, Mass.
Book Number 16008
TAGGART, SAMUEL. A View of the Evidences of Christianity, and of the Inspiration of the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments, Collected Principally from the Scriptures themselves. In Nine Discourses, from Sundry Passages of Scripture. By Samuel Taggart, A.M., Pastor of the Presbyterian Church in Colrain. We have a more sure word of prophecy; whereunto ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shineth in a dark place. St. Petter. We have found him of whom Moses in the law and the prophets did write, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph. Philip to Nathaniel. Greenfield: [Mass.] Printed by John Denio. 1811. 12mo.
Bound full leather with black leather title label on spine, single horizontal fillet lines divide spine into 6 panels, rubbed some, light to medium foxing throughout, a few small damp stains. Printed bookplate of " Ministerial Library, Wilton, No 750 [with 298 crossed out] Gift of A. Abbot."
Collation: A-Hh6. Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, -9 advertisement to the reader--the author, Colrain, September 3d, 1810; -11 contents, (1) errata, -384pp. Amer. Bibliog. #24011.
Samuel Taggart (1754-1825) a Presbyterian minister, graduated at Dartmouth College in 1774, was licensed to preach by the Presbytery of Boston, June 1, 1776, and was ordained and installed pastor of the Church at Coleraine, Hampshire Co., Mass., Feb. 19, 1777. He was a member of Congress from 1803 to 1817.