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An Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established.

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Names
Cotton, John, 1584-1652 (1584-1652) (Author)
Collection

Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1641
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for F. Coules, and W. Ley at Paules Chain
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC 1641 (Cotton, J. Abstract or the Lawes of New England)
Topics
Law -- Massachusetts
Notes
Citation/reference : Sabin 17042

Citation/reference : JCB, 1919, II, 286-287

Content : The caption title reads "An Abstract Of the Lavves of NevvEngland."

Ownership : No acc.

Content : This abstract was proposed by John Cotton but never adopted as the law of Massachusetts. Cf. Mass. Hist. Soc. collections. 3d series, v. 8, p. 191-215; Windsor, Nar. & crit. hist., 1885, v.3, p. 349-350; Whitmore, Bibliographical sketch, 1890, p. 1. "In my opinion the Abstract is nother more than Moses's Judicalls, and dates from 1636 rather than from 1641,"--W.C. Ford in Proceedings Mass. hist. soc., 22 series, v. 16, p. 280; cf. also Church 450.

Content: Title vignette with initials TP (McKerrow 344).
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14407321
UUID: 6cc74ab0-c618-012f-2369-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1584: Creator Born
  • 1641: Issued
  • 1652: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "An Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1641. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c73c0e3-b1dc-22b7-e040-e00a18061874

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "An Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c73c0e3-b1dc-22b7-e040-e00a18061874

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1641). An Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8c73c0e3-b1dc-22b7-e040-e00a18061874

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An Abstract or the Lawes of New England, As they are novv established.