Taylor, Edward, 1642-1729

Taylor, Edward, 1642-1729



  • Existence: 1642 - 1729


Edward Taylor was a colonial American poet, pastor and physician. His work remained unpublished for some 200 years but since then has established him as one of the foremost writers of his time.

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Edward Taylor letter

Mss 674408
Identifier: Mss 674408
Date(s): 1674-07-08
Scope and Contents

19th century copy of a letter from Edward Taylor of Westfield, Massahusetts to Elusabeth Fitch of Norwich Connecticut expressing Taylor's love poetically to her. The letter can be found in its entirety in "A Modern History of Nee London County, Conncticut" edited by B.T. Marshall.