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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.

Author / Creator Calef, Robert, 1648-1719.
Imprint [Buffalo, NY] : William S. Hein & Co., [2009]
Description 1 electronic text (318 p.) : PDF file.
Language English
Series HeinOnline world trials
World trials library.
Subject Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728. Pietas in patriam.
Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728. Wonders of the invisible world.
Parris, Samuel, 1653-1720.
Phips, William, Sir, 1651-1695.
Rule, Margaret.
Witchcraft -- New England -- Cases.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
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Varying Form of Title Portion of title More wonders of the invisible world
Portion of title Wonders of the invisible world displayed
Notes Evans suggests that the actual date of printing was May 1797.
Print version published: [Salem] : Printed in London in the year 1700, re-printed in Salem, Massachusetts by William Carlton, sold at Cushing & Carlton's bookstore, 1796.
The "C.M." of pt. 1 is Cotton Mather, who is also the author of the anonymous life of Sir William Phips reviewed in the postscript.
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Summary A sharp satire against the belief in witchcraft, and especially against the credit and standing of the eminent men who had been deluded by it.