1775 June 24 (Saturday). All our Case is gloomy — but John continues alive. The Public state is Dark. Mr. Nathan Fisher who was in the late Action at Charlestown, is full of Thanks to God for his preservation — and the rest of Westborough Company. Breck who went to Newport a few days since, and carryed Dr. Stiles his Watts on the Glorys of Christ, returned, and brings Me the Doctors Discourse at the Installment of Mr. Hopkins. Mr. Levi Wilder is with Breck and lodges here.
The first American edition of Isaac Watts (1674-1748), The Glory of Christ as God-Man, appeared in 1795 (Boston, 1790).
Ezra Stiles, A Discourse on Saving Knowledge: Delivered at the Instalment of the Reverend Samuel Hopkins…Newport, Rhode-Island…April 11, 1770 (Newport, 1770; Evans 11,871).