Poems : comprising the trial of Cain, the first murderer by rule of court, in which a predestinarian, a Universalian and an Arminian argue as attorneys at the bar, the two former as the prisoner's counsel, the latter as attorney-general : and other pieces.

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Imprint:[New York?] : Printed for the publisher, 1836.
Description:68 p. ; 16 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Cain -- (Biblical figure)
Bible. -- Isaiah XL, 1 -- Sermons.
Calvinism -- Sermons.
Free will and determinism -- Religious aspects.
God -- Omniscience.
Sermons, American.
Format: E-Resource Book
Local Note:Religion.
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8675213
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Other uniform titles:Brown, Erastus. Trial of Cain, the first murderer.
Foster, Nathan Lanesford, 1787-1860.
Notes:First piece, The trial of Cain, signed (p. [5]): "By Erastus Brown."
Includes two hymns which appear in Nathan Lanesford Foster's 1841 collection "The last of his family," as well as three additional poems and a sermon of uncertain authorship. NUC pre-1956 notes an 1834 edition, without the sermon, published in New York by Green & Donaldson.
"A sermon."--P. [52]-68. Concerning the doctrines of Calvinism.
Verse.
Reproduction of original from The American Antiquarian Society.
Sabin no. 63612.
Includes bibliographical references.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2011. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.