Chapter 1: Early American Literature to 1700
and Puritanism

Thomas Shepard

Paul P. Reuben
  October 13, 2016

Outside Links: | Heath Anthology Introduction | Index to TS | TS by Alexander Whyte |

Page Links: | Primary Works | Selected Bibliography 1980-Present | MLA Style Citation of this Web Page |

Site Links: | Chap 1 - Index | Alphabetical List | Table Of Contents | Home Page |

Primary Works

God's plot; the paradoxes of Puritan piety; being The autobiography & journal of Thomas Shepard. Edited with an introd. by Michael McGiffert. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 1972. BX7260 .S53 A32

Thomas Shepard's Confessions. edited by George Selement & Bruce C. Woolley. Boston: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 1981.

Selected Bibliography 1980-Present

Colacurcio, Michael J. Godly Letters: The Literature of the American Puritans. Notre Dame, IN: U of Notre Dame P, 2006.

Gordis, Lisa M. Opening Scripture: Bible Reading and Interpretive Authority in Puritan New England. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003.

Werge, Thomas. Thomas Shepard. Twayne, 1987. BX7260 .S53 W47

MLA Style Citation of this Web Page:

Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 1: Thomas Shepard." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. WWW URL: (provide page date or date of your login).