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Title
A thankesgiving, for the decreasing, and hope of the removing of the plagve :  being a sermon preached at St. Pauls in London, upon the I. of Ianuary, 1636   / by John Squier priest, vicar of St. Leonards Shordich, sometime Fellow of Iesus Colledge in Cambridge.
Thankesgiving, for the decreasing, and hope of the removing of the plague
Name/Creator
Squire, John, ca. 1588-1653, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:DIV.LIB:1148740 
Location
Andover-Harv. Theol

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed by B[ernard] A[lsop] and T[homas] F[awcet] for Iohn Clark, and are to be sold at his shop under St. Peters Church in Cornhill
Language
English
Description
[4], 42 p. ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Church of England -- Sermons ;  Sermons, English -- 17th century ;  Plague -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800

Category
Plague

Note
"The contents of this sermon. I. Prayer to God alone, not to saints. II. The power of prayer, rightly qualified. III. Prayer and fasting with, or without a sermon. IV. The newes-carryer of Ipswich confuted· V. A tribute of thankfulnesse due to God, for his mercy in decreasing the plague."

The words "Prayer to God alone, .. decreasing the plague." are bracketed together on title page with numbers to the left.

Title within ornamental border.

Printers' names from STC.

STC 23119.5.


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