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The sorceress, or, Salem delivered

The sorceress, or, Salem delivered

a poem, in four cantos

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Published by Printed and published by C. Baldwin in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesSorceress., Salem delivered.
Statementby Jonathan M. Scott, Esq.
SeriesAmerican Poetry, 1609-1900 -- no. 1753.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS586 .A450 pt. 1, no. 1753
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxii p., 120 p. [3]
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17504799M
LC Control Number87712570
OCLC/WorldCa11324335

There are allusions to the accounts of the Swedish witch trials throughout the records of what happened in Salem, likely inspired by readers of Glanvil's book. formerly the minister in Salem Village, delivered this sermon in Salem Village on Ma , just as the accusations were expanding. Salem Village Record Book (). - A Salem selectman purchases land, that today is Salem, Peabody and Danvers, from the heirs of the Naumkeag tribe for 20 pounds. - The Salem Witch Trials begin. This is the event that Salem is most known for, in only three months’ time 19 innocent people, 14 women and 5 men, were hanged, and one man was pressed to death.

Author Katherine Howe’s debut novel imagines a historian who spends a summer in her grandmother’s long-abandoned Marblehead, Massachusetts house. She finds it overgrown and surrounded by poisonous plants outside, with mysterious bottles and books inside, and discovers the magical secrets of her 17th century ancestors. () “A witch story that will leave you spellbound. Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive.

  We’ve all heard the stories about the Salem Witch Trials—the urban legends up to and including variations on the story of Bloody Mary, and stories of the haunted school in Danvers, Massachusetts (site of the original Salem Village), that was supposedly built over the graves of the witches who were killed in the Salem Witch Trials.. However, one part of the legend that seems to . WGN America enters the world of the most notorious witch trials in history with its first original scripted series “Salem,” which filmed this year in Shreveport, La. On an expansive set.


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Thirty were found guilty, nineteen of whom were executed by hanging (fourteen women and five men). One other man, Giles Corey, was pressed to death for refusing to plead, and at least five.

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I love knowing how other people in. Five years after the Salem witchcraft trials, the Massachusetts legislature passed a resolution that a day of general fasting be held on Janu The resolution was adopted so God's people could offer up prayers for God to help them in their errors and keep them from repeating such sins which could only bring God's judgment on the land.

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