The Recent Attempt to Defeat the Constitutional Provisions in Favor of Religious Freedom, Considered in Reference to the Trust Conveyances of Hanover Street Church
Boston: Wells and Lilly, 1828. First Edition. Octavo (23.5cm.); original drab wrappers; 24pp. Wrappers quite chipped and worn with a number of losses to extremities, light foxing to textblock, contemporary ownership signature to title page; Good overall, internally sound.
Treatise by the Federalist Boston lawyer John Lowell (1769-1840), criticizing Orthodox congregationalism while promoting religious freedom and tolerance. SABIN 42457; SHOEMAKER 33924.