Business and diversion inoffensive to God, and necessary for the comfort and support of human society. : A discourse utter'd in part at Ammauskeeg-Falls, in the fishing-season. 1739.
- Boston : Printed for S. Kneeland and T. Green in Queen-Street., MDCCXLIII 
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- , ii, 5-21,  p. ; 19 cm. (8vo)
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsSH437 .S43 1743Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- BEIN Zd 518: Autograph: Henry M. Dexter.
Dedication to Theodore Atkinson signed: Fluviatulis Piscator. Attributed to Seccomb in Sibley's Harvard graduates.
Title is followed by an 8-line quotation in verse by Izaak Walton.
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-C⁴ (C4 blank).
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials.
Evans, C. American bibliography, 5285
English short title catalogue, W9570
With a poem, p.  at end.
Includes bibliographical footnotes.
BAC: British Art Center copy lacks leaf C4 (final blank leaf). Bound in half calf and marbled boards.
- Subject Terms:
- Amer tracts -- 1743 (BEIN)Bible. N.T. John XXI, 3 -- Sermons.Dexter, Henry Martyn, 1821-1890 -- Autograph (BEIN)Fishing -- Early works to 1800.Recreation -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800.Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1743.
- Sermons -- New Hampshire -- Manschester -- 1739.
Sermons -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- 1743.
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Seccombe, Joseph, 1706-1760, Business and diversion inoffensive to God, and necessary for the comfort and support of human society. , MDCCXLIII 
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