The Resource The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master) : wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death, by Increase Mather, teacher of a church of Christ

The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master) : wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death, by Increase Mather, teacher of a church of Christ

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The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master) : wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death
Title
The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master)
Title remainder
wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death
Statement of responsibility
by Increase Mather, teacher of a church of Christ
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Language
eng
Action
  • Cataloged
  • condition reviewed
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  • Condition reviewed
Cataloging source
PUL
Citation location within source
  • 46758
  • R15178
  • 210
Citation source
  • Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time
  • English short title catalogue
  • Evans, C. American bibliography
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1639-1723
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Mather, Increase
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1648-1681
  • 1639-1723
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  • Foster, John
  • Mather, Increase
  • Brinley, George, 1817-1875
  • Lewis, John A.
  • Higginson, John, 1616-1708
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  • Feaver, Nicholas
  • Driver, Robert
  • Executions and executioners
  • Murder
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The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master) : wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death, by Increase Mather, teacher of a church of Christ
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Note
  • Commonly considered the first work printed in Boston. Cf. Evans
  • Signatures: A-D́þ (D4=blank)
  • Title within double-ruled frame. Two lines from 10 Proverbs 27 and two lines from 6 Ephesians 2,3
  • "Paena ad paucos, metus ad mones."
  • Some copies with three-line errata on p. 25. Variant: five-line errata
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 25, [3] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy H.95.5 quarterbound in vellum and papier tourniquet. Title stamped in gilt along the spine. BPL bookplate. Inscription on final modern flyleaf at front: "Brinleys catalogue 1046. First printed work in Boston. Presentation copy with the authors autograph." BPL embossed stamp on title page. Inscribed at head of title page in the hand of Increase Mather: "For ye Revd Mr Higginson in Salem." Three-line errata. Purchased from the Brinley sale in March, 1879.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.376.13 bound in ca. 19th-century red goatskin and papier tourniquet. Title stamped in gilt along the spine. Bookplate of John A. Lewis and BPL gift bookplate of Mrs. John A. Lewis. Five-line errata. D4 (blank) wanting. Acquired June, 1890.
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remote
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The wicked mans portion, or, A sermon (preached at the lecture in Boston in New-England the 18th day of the 1 moneth 1674, when two men were executed, who had murthered their master) : wherein is shewed that excesse in wickedness doth bring untimely death, by Increase Mather, teacher of a church of Christ
Link
Publication
Note
  • Commonly considered the first work printed in Boston. Cf. Evans
  • Signatures: A-D́þ (D4=blank)
  • Title within double-ruled frame. Two lines from 10 Proverbs 27 and two lines from 6 Ephesians 2,3
  • "Paena ad paucos, metus ad mones."
  • Some copies with three-line errata on p. 25. Variant: five-line errata
Extent
1 online resource ([4], 25, [3] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy H.95.5 quarterbound in vellum and papier tourniquet. Title stamped in gilt along the spine. BPL bookplate. Inscription on final modern flyleaf at front: "Brinleys catalogue 1046. First printed work in Boston. Presentation copy with the authors autograph." BPL embossed stamp on title page. Inscribed at head of title page in the hand of Increase Mather: "For ye Revd Mr Higginson in Salem." Three-line errata. Purchased from the Brinley sale in March, 1879.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy G.376.13 bound in ca. 19th-century red goatskin and papier tourniquet. Title stamped in gilt along the spine. Bookplate of John A. Lewis and BPL gift bookplate of Mrs. John A. Lewis. Five-line errata. D4 (blank) wanting. Acquired June, 1890.
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remote

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