Errata in Cotton Mather"s Magnalia by Robinson, George W.

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Published by Privately printed in Cambridge, Mass .

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Statementby George W. Robinson.
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LC ClassificationsF7 .M412
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Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL184655M
LC Control Numbera 43001051
OCLC/WorldCa6414021

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, George W. (George Washington), b. Errata in Cotton Mather's Magnalia. Cambridge, Mass., Privately printed. Errata in Cotton Mather's Magnalia. Cambridge, Mass., Privately printed, (DLC)a (OCoLC) Named Person: Cotton Mather: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: George W Robinson.

Mather included an errata sheet in some of the copies sold in North America, but most copies remained uncorrected. Some of Mather’s critics took him to task for errors that were in fact the fault of his printer.

From Mather’s Life of John Eliot, a description of Eliot’s Indian missions and the second edition of his Algonquin Bible. Magnalia Christi Americana: or, The ecclesiastical history of New-England, from its first planting in the year unto the year of Our Lord, In seven books by Mather, Cotton, ; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John,former owner; Tufts, Cotton,former ownerPages: Cotton Mather, Magnalia Christi Americana; or The Ecclesiastical History of New-England, vol.

1, Book 1, excerpts, Author: National Humanities Center Subject: Permanence, American Beginnings: Created Date: 4/24/ PMFile Size: KB. Magnalia Christi Americana.

Despite the success of Mather's sermons and pamphlets during his lifetime, his most influential and enduring work has been his book, titled Magnalia Christi. Cotton Mather was born on Febru and died on Febru Cotton Mather wrote more than books and pamphlets, and his literary works made him one of the most influential religious leaders in America.

The most important of these, Magnalia Christi Americana (), comprises seven distinct books, many of which depict. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Cotton Mather (Mather, Cotton, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Mather, Cotton, Decennium Luctuosum: An History of Remarkable Occurrences, in the Long War, Which New-England Hath Had With the Indian Savages, From the Year to the Year (Boston: Printed by B.

Green and J. Books for college libraries Volume 1 of Magnalia Christi Americana, Lucius Franklin Robinson Volume 1 of Magnalia Christi Americana: Or, The Ecclesiastical History of New-England; from Its First Planting, in the YearUnto the Year of Our Lord In Seven Books, Lucius Franklin Robinson: Author: Cotton Mather: Translated by: Lucius 4/5(3).

Mather shipped his manuscript to England in and was given no chance to read proof: when he received the completed book two years later, he discovered numerous errors in the text and had a long errata list printed and distributed in Boston.

These errors were not corrected in the two nineteenth-century editions of the work. The errata, "which Mather caused to be printed here after he had received the book from England" (Church ), was printed well after the book and in America, and was originally printed on two leaves, with the recto of the first and the verso of the second leaf blank.

Sabin MATHER, Cotton () Magnalia Christi Americana: or, the Ecclesiastical History of New-England, from its first planting in the year unto the year of our lord, In seven books.

London: printed for Thomas Parkhurst, Folio. (12 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches). Divided into seven parts, each with sectional title. Text in two columns. When Cotton Mather's Magnalia Christi Americana was finally published in London inthe anxious historian set a day of thanksgiving to God, “ for His watchful and gracious Providence over that Work, and for the Harvest of so many Prayers, and Cares, and Tears, and Resignations.” From toMather had labored over the seven books of his immense ecclesiastical history of New.

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Title page of "Magnalia Christi Americana," by Cotton Mather. Cotton Mather / Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons His writings show his typical wide range of interests.

A book of essays, "Political Fables," was published in ; "Psalterium Americanum," a work in which he set the psalms to music, was published in ; and "The Angel of Bethesda. Complete summary of Cotton Mather's Magnalia Christi Americana.

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This copy belonged to the Stowe family, and is quite likely the precise copy referenced in Harriet Beecher Stowe's Poganuc People: "It was a happy hour when [father] brought home and set up in his book-case Cotton Mather's "Magnalia," in a new edition of two volumes" (Baker, America's Gothic Fiction: The Legacy of Magnalia Christi America, p.

This is the Magnalia Christi America, or Church History of New England, written between and by Cotton Mather, at that time the most conspicuous Conservative minister of Boston.

Hastily written and far from trustworthy in detail, this book is in spirit a document of historical importance. 8 quotes from Cotton Mather: 'That there is a Devil, is a thing doubted by none but such as are under the influences of the Devil.', 'Wilderness is a temporary condition through which we are passing to the Promised Land.', and 'The Jews have a saying worth remembering: "Whoever doesn't teach his son some trade or business, teaches him to be a thief.".

Magnalia Christi Americana (roughly, The Glorious Works of Christ in America) is a book published in by Cotton Mather (–). Its title is in Latin, but its subtitle is in English: The Ecclesiastical History of New was generally written in English and printed in London "for Thomas Parkhurst, at the Bible and Three Crowns, Cheapside.".

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(Harvard College), A.M. ; honorary doctorate (University of Glasgow), was a socially and politically influential New England Puritan minister, prolific author, and pamphleteer. Cotton Mather was the son of influential minister Increase is often remembered for his connection to the Salem witch trials.

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In Cotton Mather. His magnum opus was Magnalia Christi Americana (), an ecclesiastical history of America from the founding of New England to his own time. His Manuductio ad Ministerium () was a handbook of advice for young graduates to the ministry: on doing good, on college love affairs, on poetry and.

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