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Hubbard, Ebenezer:

A SERMON, PREACHED TO THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL SOCIETY IN MARBLEHEAD, ON LORD'S DAY, JUNE 12, 1796. OCCASIONED BY THE DEATH OF THE HON. AZOR ORNE, ESQ. WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE, AT BOSTON, JUNE 6, 1796, IN THE SIXTY-FIFTH YEAR OF HIS AGE; AND WHOSE REMAINS WERE INTERRED AT MARBLEHEAD ON THE THURSDAY FOLLOWING. BY ...A.M. PASTOR OF THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH AND SOCIETY IN MARBLEHEAD.

Thomas Cushing, Salem: 1796 31. [1 blank] pp, with the half title. Disbound, scattered foxing. Good+. The only printed work of this preacher. A long footnote at pages 25-29 sketches Orne's life. He was a Major General in the Massachusetts Militia, held a number of public offices during and after the War, subscribed generously to loans during the War, and was a member of the constitutional convention of 1780 as well as the 1788 Massachusetts convention that adopted the U.S. Constitution. Evans 30600.


Book Id: 12124

Price: $175.00

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