Spiritual autobiography in early America / by Daniel B. Shea.

Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1968.

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Subjects Autobiographie.
Puritans -- United States -- Biography.
Quakers -- United States -- Biography.
Spirituality -- United States -- History.
United States -- Church history -- To 1775.
United States.
Description xvi, 280 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents pt. 1. The Quaker journal. Varieties of Quaker journals. John Churchman's Account. The Journal of Thomas Chalkley. The Memoirs of David Ferris. Elizabeth Ashbridge's Account. Autobiography and the inner light -- The journal of John Woolman -- part 2. Puritan spiritual narratives. Traditional patterns in Puritan autobiography. Edward Taylor's "Spiritual relation." John Winthrop's "Christian experience" -- Of providence, for posterity. Anne Bradstreet's "Religious experiences." The Memoirs of Roger Clap. John Dane's Declaration of remarkable providences. Thomas Shepard's "My birth & life" -- The Mathers. The Autobiography of Increase Mather. The "Paterna" of Cotton Mather -- Jonathan Edwards and the narrative of conversion. Elizabeth White's Experiences of God's gracious dealing. Jonathan Edwards' Personal narrative. Nathan Cole's "Spiritual travels." Sketches of the lfie of Samuel Hopkins -- Conclusion Franklin and spiritual autobiography. The Quaker and Puritan autobiographical modes: Thoreau, Whitman, Dickinson, and Adams.
Genre Biography.
Church history.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)318104
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Shea, Daniel B.
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