A confession of faith owned and consented unto by the elders & messenger... Return to object viewer A confession of faith owned and consented unto by the elders & messengers of the churches assembled at Boston in New England, May 12. 1680 Creator Rawson, Grindal Place Boston Publisher Re-printed by Bartholomew Green, and John Allen Date 1699 Notes Massachuset title page reads: Wunnamptamoe sampoonaonk wussampoowontamun nashpe moeuwehkomunganash ut New-England. Qushkenumun en Indiane unnontowaonganit. Nashpe Grindal Lawson, &c. and has imprint: Mushauwomuk [i.e. Boston]. Printeuun nashpe Bartholomew Green, kah John Allen. 1699Epistle Dedicatory, dedicated to Lieutenant Governor William Stoughton and Reverend Increase Mather, is signed by Rawson and gives a brief account of missionary labors among the IndiansSignatures: A-L⁸ M⁴ (-M4) (A1 recto, M3 verso blank)English title page printed on p.  and Massachuset title page printed on p. . English and Indian texts printed on opposite pagesFirst printed Boston, 1680. Grindall Rawson translated this work by order of the Commissioners for Propagation of the Gospel among the IndiansTitle pages printed within ornamental borders; woodcut headpieces Local notes John Carter Brown Library copy transcription of English title pages from facsimile reproduction in bibliographic file; full signature collation from Evans digital online; transcription of English title page in copy 1 reproduced in pen and ink on verso of flyleaf facing Massachuset title pageJohn Carter Brown Library copy 2 imperfect: wanting English language title page; Massachuset language title page and p. [5-10] torn, mutilated and repaired with loss of text; wanting all after p. 156; closely trimmed at head of text block affecting running title and page numbersJohn Carter Brown Library copy 1 imperfect: wanting English language title page, p. 161, and p. [2-5], contents, at end; Massachuset language title page torn and mutilated and repaired with text reproduced in pen and ink; p. 159-160 torn and mutilated at corners and wanting text; these leaves have been repaired; closely trimmed at foot of text block affecting signatures and catchwords JCB Call Number DA699 .R333c Format Not fiction Printed Book Subject Imprint 1699 Covenants (Church polity) Congregational churches, Massachusetts Massachuset language, Texts Indians of North America, Missions Indian linguistics, Massachuset language Language engalg Normalized Place of Publication Massachusetts Boston United States 0.8X ? Dimensions 15 cm. (8vo) Add to project Close notification Looks like you're on a mobile device To annotate, collaborate, and publish projects you need to switch to desktop.