Title New South Church, Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts : Original Engraving and Article from Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, 1834-1835
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher London: Charles Knight & Company; 1834
Seller ID 6377
1 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; One complete leaf measuring (7.25 x 10.75 inches) 185 x 272 mm, printed on both sides, with original steel engraving and brief article (if long, conclusion on reverse). Extracted from disbound volume of Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, published in parts, 1834-1835. Edges untrimmed. Suitable for framing. ; UUTopics. Built in 1814 for congregation established in 1715. Article mentions its ministers, Samuel Checkley and S. C. Thacher, and its architect, Charles Bulfinch. (In about 1870 this beautiful house was torn down and replaced by a bank. ) ; Paper is of heavy quality but somewhat yellowed from age. Minor foxing, mostly to margins. Faint offset from opposite page, not as dark as it appears.