Michael Wigglesworth (1631 - 1705 / England)
WIGGLESWORTH, MICHAEL (1631—1705), American clergyman and poet, was born in England, probably in Yorkshire, on the 18th of October 1631. His father, Edward (d. 1653), persecuted for his Puritan faith, emigrated with his family to New England in 1638 and settled in New Haven. Michael studied for a time at a school kept by Ezekiel Cheever, and in 1651 graduated at Harvard, where he was a tutor (and ... more »
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- A Postscript unto the Reader
- A Prayer unto Christ
- A Short Discourse on Eternity
- The Day Of Doom
- To The Christian Reader
- Vanity of Vanities
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