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Lessons of caution to young sinners [electronic resource] : A sermon preach'd on Lord's-Day Sept. 23. 1733. Upon the affecting occasion of an unhappy young woman present in the assembly under sentence of death. / By Thomas Foxcroft, M.A. Pastor to the Old Church in Boston. ; With a preface by Mr. Cooper. ; And Mr. Byles's conference with the prisoner as she walked to the place of execution. ; [Five lines of Scripture texts]
Bib ID 3367427
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Foxcroft, Thomas, 1697-1769
 
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Description Boston: N.E. : Printed and sold by S. Kneeland and T. Green, in Queen-Street., MDCCXXXIII. [1733] 
[4], iv, 68, [4] p. ; 18 cm. (8vo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 3655.

Notes

The "unhappy young woman" was Rebekah Chamblit, who was executed for the murder of her bastard child.

"The declaration, dying warnings and advice of Rebekah Chamblit, a young woman aged near twenty-seven years, executed at Boston, September 27th. 1733."--[4] p. at end.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

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Evans 3655

McDade, T.M. Murder, 168

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 3655). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Chamblit, Rebekah, approximately 1706-1733.  |  Crime -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Infanticide -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Executions and executioners -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Form/genre Execution sermons  |  Dialogues.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Cooper, William, 1694-1743  |  Byles, Mather, 1707-1788

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