Increase Mather: Selected full-text books and articles
FREE! The Wonders of the Invisible World: Being an Account of the Tryals of Several Witches Lately Executed in New England John Russell Smith, 1862
The Salem Witch Crisis Praeger, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Increase Mather begins on p. 85
The Making of an American Thinking Class: Intellectuals and Intelligentsia in Puritan Massachusetts Oxford University Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 9 "Increase Mather and the Decline of Cultural Domination"
Main Currents in American Thought: An Interpretation of American Literature from the Beginnings to 1920 Harcourt, Brace, vol.1, 1927
Librarian’s tip: Chap. II"The Mather Dynasty"
The Practice of Piety: Puritan Devotional Disciplines in Seventeenth-Century New England University of North Carolina Press, 1982
The American Past: Conflicting Interpretations of the Great Issues Macmillan, vol.1, 1961
Librarian’s tip: "The New Order" begins on p. 5
FREE! Literary Culture in Early New England, 1620-1730 Yale University Press, 1920
Librarian’s tip: Chap. VI "Education"
The Profane, the Civil, & the Godly: The Reformation of Manners in Orthodox New England, 1679-1749 Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994
Librarian’s tip: Chap. One "The Reforming Synod of 1679"
America Begins: Early American Writing Pantheon, 1950
Librarian’s tip: Includes several works by Increase Mather
FREE! Narratives of the Witchcraft Cases, 1648-1706 Barnes & Noble, 1914
Librarian’s tip: "From 'An Essay For The Recording Of Illustrious Providences,' [also known as 'Remarkable Providences']" by Increase Mather, 1684" begins on p. 1
Tenacious of Their Liberties: The Congregationalists in Colonial Massachusetts Oxford University Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Increase Mather begins on p. 141
Puritanism and the Wilderness: The Intellectual Significance of the New England Frontier, 1629-1700 Columbia University Press, 1969
Librarian’s tip: Chap. X "A Smart Rod and Severe Scourge"
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