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Norton, John. The Orthodox Evangelist. London: John Macock, for Henry Cripps, and Lodowick Lloyd,… 1654. First edition of Norton’s most famous work. Marbled boards, spine perished. Small 4to. [xiv], 355, [14]pp. (lacking terminal leaf of index), with page numbers 232-47 and 273-80 omitted from the pagination as usual. Wing 1320. Sabin 55887. Rare; only four copies at auction in the last 20 years. Published in Britain but written in America, where Norton was a Puritan divine, having landed in Plymouth in 1635. The prefatory epistle is by John Cotton, the famous theologian whom Norton succeeded as minister of the First Church of Boston.
The Orthodox Evangelist.
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Minimum Bid: $400.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $480.00
Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Number Bids: 2
Auction closed on Friday, October 18, 2019.
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