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life of Sir William Phips.

Cotton Mather

life of Sir William Phips.

by Cotton Mather

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Published by AMS Press in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Phips, William, Sir, 1651-1695

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in 1697 under title: Pietas in patriam: the life of His Excellency Sir William Phips, knt.

    StatementEdited with a pref. by Mark Van Doren. New York, Covici-Friede, 1929.
    ContributionsVan Doren, Mark, 1894-1972, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF67 .P57 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5220433M
    ISBN 10040404249X
    LC Control Number75137260

    To which is added, A Postscript relating to a Book intitled, The Life of Sir William Phips. Collected by Robert Calef, Merchant, of Boston in New-England. Licensed and Entred according to Order. LONDON: Printed for Nath. Hillar, at the Princes-Arms, in Leaden-Hall-Street, over against St. Mary-Ax, and Joseph Collyer, at the Golden-Bible on. Pietas in patriam: the life of His Excellency Sir William Phips, Knt. late Captain General and Governour in Chief of the province of the Massachuset-Bay, New England, containing the memorable changes undergone, and actions performed by him by Cotton Mather (Book).

    Definitions of William Phips, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of William Phips, analogical dictionary of William Phips (English). Book, Online in English More wonders of the invisible world, or, The wonders of the invisible world: display'd in five parts : to which is added a postscript relating to a book intitled, The life of Sir William Phips.

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[New York, AMS Press, ] (OCoLC) Named Person. Published under title: Pietas in patriam ; the life life of Sir William Phips. book His Excellency Sir William Phips, knt. Description: xi, pages 1 leaf front (portrait) 21 cm: Responsibility: by Cotton Mather; edited with a preface by Mark Van Doren.

The Life of Sir William Phips Chapter 1: Spanish Treasure William Phips (sometimes spelled "Phipps") was born around in a frontier settlement near present-day Bath and Phippsburg in the state of Maine. He was among the youngest of 14 children and was. To which is added, A Postscript relating to a Book intitled, The Life of Sir WILLIAM PHIPS.

Collected by Robert Calef, Merchant, of Boston in New-England. In young adulthood, William Phips moved to Boston as a ships carpenter after a four-year apprenticeship near his home.

He then married Mary Spencer Hull inthe widow of the prosperous Boston merchant, John Hull. It is probable that William and Mary. Further Reading on Sir William Phips Cotton Mather's biography, edited by Mark Van Doren, The Life of Sir William Phips(), is unreliable and is Mather's apology for his part in having Phips appointed governor.

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With the support of Charles II he made several trips to the Bahamas and managed to retrieve a vast amount of Spanish gold from a. Buy The Life of Sir William Phips by Cotton Mather online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now. William Phips Sir William Phips (or Phipps; February 2, /51 – Febru /95) was a shipwright, ship's captain, treasure hunter, military leader, and the first royally-appointed governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay.

More wonders of the invisible world: or, The wonders of the invisible world, displayed in five parts. To which is added, a postscript, relating to a book entitled, "The life of Sir William Phips." Collected by Robert Calef, merchant, of Boston, in New-England.

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He was an unusual figure among colonial governors, and his very uniqueness, as well as. Buy The Life of Sir William Phips Edited with a preface by Mark Van Doren by Cotton Mather, William Phips, Mark Van Doren (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Cotton Mather, William Phips, Mark Van Doren.

Reprinting the Return five years later in his anonymously published Life of Phips (), Cotton Mather omitted the fateful "two first and the last" sections, though they were the ones he had already given most attention in his "Wonders of the Invisible World" rushed into publication in.

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Assuring his readers that ′a Person′s beingObscurein hisOriginalis not always a Just Prejudice to an Expectation ofConsiderable Mattersfrom him,′ Mather described Phips as being born ′at a despicable Plantation on the River ofKennebeck, and almost.

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Compare prices and shop online now.IN MATHER'S LIFE OF PHIPS Jane Donahue Eberwein OAKLAND UNIVERSITY Sir William Phips-sailor, treasure-hunter, and Indian-fighter seems a most unlikely figure for Cotton Mather to choose as secular hero of the Magnalia.

He emerges in that light, however, as the subject of the book's longest and most entertaining biography and as the.'in a book, as in a glass': literary sorcery in mather's life of phips.

Eberwein, Jane Donahue // Early American Literature;Dec75, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p Focuses on the biography of Puritan governor William Phips in the Magnalia Christi Americana written by Cotton Mather in New England.