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The rare jewel of Christian contentment wherein is shewed 1. What contentment is, 2. The holy art or mystery of it, 3. Several lessons that Christ teacheth, to work the heart to contentment, 4. The excellencies of it, 5. The evils of murmuring, 6. The agravations of the sin of murmuring by Jeremiah Burroughs
Europae speculum, or, A view of the state of religion in the Westerne parts : wherein the Romane religion, and the pregnant policies of the Church of Rome to support the same, are notabley displayed by Sir Edwin Sandys
The passions of the mind in general by Thomas Wright
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About meMyles Standish (~1593 - 3 October 1656), Mayflower passenger and commander of the Plymouth colony's militia. Served as a soldier in the Netherlands prior to the passage to America. Was the governor's assistant in Plymouth, as well as the colony's treasurer. He moved to Duxbury in the mid-1630s. Married first Rose --, who died early in 1621, and second Barbara --, with whom he had seven children.
About my libraryStandish's library is given as documented in the probate inventory of his estate, taken 8 December 1656 and presented 4 May 1657. The books are valued at £11/13, out of a total inventory value of £358/7.
Real nameMyles Standish
LocationPlymouth and Duxbury, MA
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