Published July 9, 2006
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||88|
An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Witchcraft and Quakerism by Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott), Publication date Topics Witchcraft, Society of Friends PublisherPages: This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online. Witchcraft and Quakerism Author: Amelia Mott Gummere. It is also an invaluable source for one particular accusation that was levelled at the Quakers with inordinate frequency, that of using diabolical witchcraft to promote the new heresy and subvert the established order. Historians of Quakerism have often noted this trend. There is little doubt that Nathaniel Hawthorne's interest in the Puritan mistreatment of Quakers and the later persecution in Salem of those accused of witchcraft during the terrible summer of grew out of a personal sense of involvement in these dark chapters of Salem history.
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