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Mayhew, Jonathan 1720-1766

Works: 233 works in 1,137 publications in 1 language and 17,231 library holdings
Genres: Sermons  History  Humor  Funeral sermons  Controversial literature  Anecdotes  Biography  Prospectuses  Satirical literature 
Roles: Author, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: BX9869.M45, 922.8173
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The snare broken. A thanksgiving-discourse, preached at the desire of the West church in Boston, N.E. Friday May 23, 1766. Occasioned by the repeal of the Stamp-act by Jonathan Mayhew( )

29 editions published between 1766 and 1978 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preached in Boston on May 23, 1766, this sermon celebrates the repeal of the Stamp Act
A discourse on Rev. XV. 3d, 4th. Occasioned by the earthquakes in November, 1755. Delivered in the West-meeting-house, Boston, Thursday, December 18 by Jonathan Mayhew( )

25 editions published between 1755 and 2016 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sermon preached at Boston in New-England, May 26. 1751 : occasioned by the much-lamented death of His Royal Highness Frederick, prince of Wales, &c. &c. & c by Jonathan Mayhew( )

21 editions published between 1751 and 2015 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popish idolatry : a discourse delivered in the chapel of Harvard-College in Cambridge, New-England, May 8. 1765. At the lecture founded by the Honorable Paul Dudley, Esquire. by Jonathan Mayhew( )

22 editions published between 1765 and 2018 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sermons on the nature, extent and perfection of the Divine goodness. Delivered December 9, 1762, being the annual Thanksgiving of the province, &c., on Psalm 145. 9 by Jonathan Mayhew( )

24 editions published between 1763 and 2016 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sermons: Seven sermons. A discourse, concerning the unlimited submission and non-resistance to the higher powers. The snare broken by Jonathan Mayhew( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The monster of monsters a true and faithful narrative of a most remarkable phoenomenon lately seen in this metropolis; to the great surpize and terror of His Majesty's good subjects: humbly dedicated to all the virtuosi of New-England by Thomas Thumb( )

19 editions published in 1754 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satirical account of the General Court's passage of the Excise act of 1754 (dealing with liquor importation), "Monster" was ordered to be burned by Boston's common hangman, and its printer Daniel Fowle was jailed for six days. It has been ascribed to Samuel Waterhouse, Benjamin Church, and Benjamin Brandon
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Alternative Names
A. Jonathan Mayhew

Jonathan Mayhew American minister

Jonathan Mayhew Brits auteur (1720-1766)

Jonathan Mayhew nordamerikanischer Theologe und Autor

Мэйхью, Джонатан

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