ORATIO INAUGURALIS HABITA IN SACELLO COLLEGII YALENSIS, QUOD EST NOVO-PORTU CONNECTICUTTENSIUM, IN NOV' ANGLIA...

Hartfordiae: Watsoni et Goodwini, 1778. 40pp. Disbound and lightly foxed, else Very Good.

This is the inaugural oration of Ezra Stiles, seventh president of Yale, from 1778 to 1795. The entire pamphlet is in Latin. A contemporary hand has written in ink, on the blank portion of page 40, "Errata non correcta sunt." Also, "Ad. Rev Dominum Hubbard ab Olivero Lewis..." Beneath the imprint, in type: "Annoque Independentiae Americanae Tertio."
Evans 16083. Trumbull 1421. Item #36703

Price: $250.00

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