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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward Winslow; William Bradford; Robert Cushman; John Robinson; George Morton
|Notes:||The second issue, with caption-title on p.  reading: A relation or iovrnall of the proceedingss of the plantation setled at Plimoth in New England.
Collation: Title-leaf (A2?), A3, B-L in fours.
"To the reader" (3d prelim. leaf) signed: G. Movrt.
The main part of the narrative was probably written by Edward Winslow. Parts have been attributed to William Bradford. G. Mourt (George Morton?) by whose name the relation is commonly known, seems to have had no other connection with it than that of writing the preface and giving the book to the press. cf. Young, Chronicles of the Pilgrim fathers. Boston, 1841, p. vii-viii; Mourt's relation. A journal of the Pilgrims at Plymouth. New York  p. x-xv.
"Certaine vsefvl advertisements sent in a letter written by a discreete friend vnto the planters in New England, at their first setting saile from Southampton ... [signed, I.R. (i.e. John Robinson)]": 4th-6th prelim. leaves.
"A letter sent from New-England to a friend in these parts, setting forth a briefe and true declaration of the worth of that plantation ... [signed, E.W. (i.e. Edward Winslow)]": p. 60-64.
"Reasons & considerations touching the lawfulnesse of remouing out of England into the parts of America [signed, R.C. (i.e. Robert Cushman)]": p. 85 (i.e. 65)-72.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfilm. New Haven, CT : Yale University Library, 2002. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. Copy filmed: BEIN CF68 M68 1622. Bookplate of Marshall Clifford Lefferts.|
|Description:||6 preliminary leaves, 72 pages 19 cm|
|Other Titles:||Relation or Journall of the beginning and proceedings of the English plantation setled at Plimoth in New England