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Parentator: Memoirs of Remarkables in the Life and Death of the Ever-memorable Dr. Increase Mather, who expired August 23, 1723

Author:
Cotton Mather (American, 1663–1728)
Sitter:
Frontispiece: Increase Mather (American, 1639–1723)
Artist:
John Sturt (British, London 1658–1730 London)
Publisher:
Nathaniel Belknap (Boston, Massachusetts)
Printer:
Timothy Green (Boston, Massachusetts) for his uncle
Printer:
B. Green (Boston, Massachusetts)
Date:
1724
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving, woodcut
Dimensions:
6 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. (17.5 x 11.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn, 1924
Accession Number:
24.90.1913
Not on view
Inscription: Frontispiece portrait: "Crescentius Matherus, Aetatis Sua 85, 1724, I. Sturt sculp."

Marking: Armorial bookplate of Henry Waymouth pasted inside front board. Bookplate of Thomas Jefferson McKee pasted inside back board.
Donor: Bequest of Charles Allen Munn
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