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Title
A sermon concerning the laying the deaths of others to heart :  occasion'd by the lamented death of that ingenious & religious gentleman, John Gore M.A. of Harvard College in Cambridge, N.E., who died of the small-pox, Nov. 7, 1720, in the 38th year of his age / by William Cooper ... ; with an appendix containing something of Mr. Gore's character, by the Reverend Mr. Colman  
Mr. Cooper's sermon, occasioned by the death of Mr. John Gore
Laying the deaths of others to heart
Name/Creator
Cooper, William, 1694-1743, creator
Cushing, James, former owner.
Seccombe, John, 1708-1792, former owner.
Colman, Benjamin, 1673-1747
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:1155233 
Location
Houghton

Harvard Archives

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Printed by B. Green, for B. Eliot ...
Language
English
Description
[6], 34, 6 [2] p. ; 18 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

biography

Harvard students' books.

Funeral sermons-1720.

print
Subject
Gore, John , 1683-1720 ;  Funeral sermons -- Early works to 1800 ;  Congregational churches -- Sermons -- Early works to 1800 ;  Smallpox -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Early works to 1800 ;  United StatesMassachusettsBoston

Category
Domestic Medicine

Note
Title page in funeral border.

Signatures: [A]⁴ B-F⁴ (F4 blank).

John Gore (1683-1720) earned a Harvard AB in 1702; he served as College Librarian, 1706-1707.
Other Title
  Collections of the Harvard University Archives. Historical materials
Other Title
  Harvard in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
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