ANNALS OF WITCHCRAFT IN NEW ENGLAND, and Elsewhere in the United States, from their First Settlement; Drawn up from Unpublished and other Well Authenticated Records of the Alleged Operations of Witches and their Instigator, the Devil.
Boston: W. Elliot Woodward, 1869. Scarce First Edition of only 275 copies. Large Paper Issue within the Edition of which only 25 were produced, this being number sixteen. Top edge gilt. Some light external rubbing on the corners; slight foxing to a couple of pages only. Half leather with corners, and marbled boards, recased with a new spine and endpapers; VERY GOOD+ copy, sound and tight. Woodward Historical Series. An appendix to the volume includes complete transcripts of interrogations and the evidence presented in two witchcraft prosecutions. Frontispiece portrait under tissue. 306 pages. Octavo. Item #14784