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Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath

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Title
Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath
Additional title: Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1744
Place: Boston
Publisher: Sold by Benjamin Gray
Edition: Second edition
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Uncatalogued
Topics
Earthquakes -- New England -- Religious aspects
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Content: Advertised by Benjamin Gray in the Boston weekly news-letter, June 14, 1744.
Content: Text in three columns; relief cut of an earthquake.
Content: The only known copy, held by the New York Public Library, is imperfect.
Content: Verse of 231 lines, concerning the earthquake felt in New England in June of 1744; first line: Inspired Job speakingof God.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (relief cut)
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16377150
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 53630880-0032-0130-4c08-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1744: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1744. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94dcc09d-5c9a-b24d-e040-e00a180620e0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94dcc09d-5c9a-b24d-e040-e00a180620e0

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1744). Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94dcc09d-5c9a-b24d-e040-e00a180620e0

Wikipedia Citation

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Earthquakes, tokens of God's power and wrath