Memorable Providences, Relating to Witchcrafts and Possessions a Faithful Account of Many Wonderful and Surprising Things, That Have Befallen Several Bewitched and Possessed Persons in New-England, a Narrative of the Marvellous Trouble and Relief (1697)

Memorable Providences, Relating to Witchcrafts and Possessions a Faithful Account of Many Wonderful and Surprising Things, That Have Befallen Several Bewitched and Possessed Persons in New-England, a Narrative of the Marvellous Trouble and Relief (1697)

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  • Paperback | 118 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240858469
  • 9781240858460