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Memorable providences, relating to witchcrafts and possessions. A faithful account of many wonderful and surprising things, that have befallen several bewitched and possessed persons in New-England. Particularly, a narrative of the marvellous trouble and releef [sic] experienced by a pious family in Boston, very lately and sadly molested with evil spirits. : Whereunto is added, a discourse delivered unto a congregation in Boston, on the occasion of that illustrious providence. : As also a discourse delivered unto the same congregation; on the occasion of an horrible self-murder committed in that town. : With an appendix, in vindication of a chapter in a late book of remarkable providences, from the calumnies of a Quaker at Pen-silvania [sic]. by Cotton Mather

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Published by by R.P. [i.e., Richard Pierce] 1689. Sold by Joseph Brunning, at his shop at the corner of the Prison-Lane next the Exchange. in Printed at Boston in N. England .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Witchcraft -- Massachusetts -- Boston

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementWritten by Cotton Mather, Minister of the Gospel. ; And recommended by the Ministers of Boston and Charleston.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 486.
ContributionsMorton, Charles, 1627-1698., Winthrop, Wait Still, 1643-1717, dedicatee.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[10], 75, 21, 40, [2], 14 p.
Number of Pages75
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14579989M

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