By: Mather, Cotton 1663-1728
Boston, Published By the Society: 1911
Seller ID: 38763
Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket
folding map; 860 pages; Contains mentions of witchcraft, possession and demonology in what appears to be the final series Index in last [VIII], volume. No markings. Volume VII only. Black cloth. Some shelf wear to foot and crown of spine. Contents clean and bright with modest aging to endpapers. Frontispiece Portrait of Cottonus Matherus. A famous theologian renowned for his part in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. , , , eleven of the accused had been executed, Cotton Mather wrote a letter to Chief Justice William Stoughton congratulating him on "extinguishing of as wonderful a piece of dev... View More...