London, 1754. 5s. Trials of Mary Squires and Susanna Wells. London, 4to. Nassau, pt. ii. 5s. The Case of Eliz. Canning fairly stated. London.
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Political and Social History. Literature. 1754, 1750 (22 June) Jonathan Edwards is dismissed from his Northampton (Mass.). Authors Magazine Email Newsletter. After beseiging the garrison at Detroit for five months, Pontiac withdraws. In a society that condemned novels, plays, and I many kinds of poetry, the Puritans found the captivity narrative a welcome relief from their typical reading matter — the Bible, sermons, and history. Every literary genre summed up in a single sentence. In this novel, it's also a noisy, grandiose distraction.