By: Alfred Sereno Hudson
Heritage Books, Inc: (1904)
Seller ID: H1336
Condition: 496 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1904), 1999, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 496 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
This work is presented mainly in the form of a traveler's narrative. The author visited important locations in and about the town of Concord, then provided historical commentary and brief biographical sketches of the original grantees and other citizens. Covers from the origin of the town in 1635, up to 1692, at which time the Massachusetts Bay Colony became a province. Inevitably though, mention is also made of Concord's connection to later events such as the American Revolution, and of Concord's association with the lives and works of celebrated authors such as Emerson, Hawthorne, Thoreau an... View More...