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Status: Proposed
Type: Real
Size: Huge (1001+)

Rev. Thomas Prince

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1758-08-22
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The Prince library : A catalogue of the collection of books and manuscripts which formerly belonged to the Reverend Thomas Prince, and was by him bequeathed to the Old South church, and is now deposited in the Public library of the city of Boston. Boston: A. Mudge & Son, (1870)
William H. Whitmore, Catalogue of the American portion of the library of the Rev. Thomas Prince : with a memoir, and list of his publications. Boston: J.K. Wiggin & W.P. Lunt, (1868)
G.H. Whitman, Catalogue of the library of Rev. Thomas Prince, former pastor of Old South Church : Presented by him to the Old South Church and Society. Boston: Crocker and Brewster, (1846)
Manuscript list of books sold at auction, 1748; see Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society 1st Series, XVII: 172-3
Library notes
Notice text: "A Farm of One Hundred Acres of choice Land in Leicester, to be Sold. Inquire of the Rev. Mr. Prince in Boston and know further. Who also intending to Dispose of his Library, desires those who have borrowed Books of Him, to return them quickly."
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Date of birth
1687-05-15
Date of death
1758-08-22
Gender
male
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Prince, Nathan (brother)
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