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Mather, Richard 1596-1669

Works: 155 works in 654 publications in 1 language and 15,369 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Church history  Controversial literature  Biography  History  Sermons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  Robinsonades 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Composer, Translator, Former owner, Honoree
Classifications: PZ7.W996, FIC
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A Platform of church-discipline by Cambridge Synod( Book )

125 editions published between 1649 and 2012 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Church covenant : two tracts by Richard Mather( Book )

58 editions published between 1643 and 1976 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summe of certain sermons upon Genes. 15.6 vvherein not only the doctrine of justification by faith is asserted and cleared, and sundry arguments for justification before faith, discussed and answered : but also the nature and the meanes of faith, with the imputation of our sins to Christ, and of Christs righteousness to us are briefly explained and confirmed by Richard Mather( Book )

30 editions published between 1652 and 1979 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. Errata: p. 47. (marc) 12924430. (stc) Wing M1276. (vid) 95450. (DLPS) A50251.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Bible. -- O.T. -- Genesis XV, 6 -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. Sermons, English -- 17th century. Justification -- Sermons
A farewel exhortation to the church and people of Dorchester in New-England by Richard Mather( Book )

23 editions published between 1657 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten New England leaders by Williston Walker( Book )

7 editions published between 1901 and 2009 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An heart-melting exhortation together with a cordiall consolation presented in a letter from New-England to their dear countrymen of Lancashire : which may as well concern all others in these suffering times by Richard Mather( Book )

11 editions published between 1650 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vvhole Booke of Psalmes( Book )

15 editions published in 1640 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of Richard Mather. 1635. His life and death. 1670 by Richard Mather( Book )

4 editions published between 1850 and 1986 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of the journal of Richard Mather (1596-1669) kept during the 1635 ocean passage over the Atlantic from England to Dorcheser, Massachusetts. The second portion, the life and death of Richard, was sent forth under the name and sanction of Increase Mather (1639-1723), son of Richard, although professedly not written by Increase. As the pedigree chart in the appendix illustrates, Cotton Mather (1663-1728) was a son of Increase and a grandson of Richard. The pedigree chart includes ancestry in England to the early 1500s
The Swiss family Robinson by Johann David Wyss( Book )

5 editions published between 1896 and 1899 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life
Will of Rev. Richard Mather of Dorchester, Mass., 1664 by Richard Mather( Book )

2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of that Reverend Man of God, Mr. Richard Mather, teacher of the church in Dorchester in New-England by Increase Mather( Book )

2 editions published in 1670 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Ten New England leaders
Alternative Names
Lover of truth 1596-1669

Macher Richard 1596-1669

Richard Mather Brits theoloog (1596-1669)

Richard Mather englischer Geistlicher und Vertreter der ersten Puritanergeneration in Neuengland

Richard Mather English colonial Congregationalist clergyman

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Ten New England leaders