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Whole booke of Psalmes, 1640
The Whole Booke of Psalmes, along with a discourse regarding the necessity of singing Scripture psalms in church. A note in the beginning of this
Bay Psalm Book stated that it was the first book printed in the now United States, in Cambridge in 1640. It was a translation of the psalms in meter by
Rev. John Elliot, the Rev. Richard Mather, and others. The original owner of this book, the Boston Public Library, indicated that it owned two of
the ten known copies. (Digitized from a microfilm copy of title originally held by the Boston Public Library).
Title:   The vvhole Booke of Psalmes / faithfully translated into English metre. ; Whereunto is prefixed a discourse declaring not only the lawfullness, but also the necessity of the heavenly ordinance of singing Scripture psalmes in the churches of God. ; [Seven lines of Scripture texts].
OCLC Number:   62806399
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