|Author:||Janeway, James, 1636?-1674.|
|Title:||A token for children being an exact account of the conversion, holy and exemplary lives and joyful deaths of several young children / by James Janeway.|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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A token for children being an exact account of the conversion, holy and exemplary lives and joyful deaths of several young children / by James Janeway.
Janeway, James, 1636?-1674.
London: Printed for Dorman Newman, 1676.
Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library.
Children -- Biography.
Children -- Religious life.
Children -- Conduct of life.
To all Parents, School-ma∣sters and School-Mistresses, or any that have any hand in the Education of Children.
A PREFACE: Containing DIRECTIONS TO CHILDREN.
A TOKEN FOR CHILDREN.
EXAMPLE I. Of one eminently converted be∣tween Eight and Nine years old, with an account of her Life and Death.
EXAMPLE II. Of a Child that was admirably affect∣ed with the things of God, when he was between two and three years Old, with a brief account of his Life and Death.
EXAMPLE III. Of a little Girl that was wrought up∣on, when she was between four and five years old; with some account of her holy life and triumphant death.
A Fourth Example of a Child that began to look towards Heaven when she was about four years old, with some observable passages in her Life and at her Death.
The Fifth Example of the pious Life and joyful Death of a Child which dyed when he was about twelve years old. 1632.
The sixth Example of a poor Child that was awakened when she was about five years old.
EXAMPLE VII. Of a notorious wicked child, who was taken up from begging, and admi∣rably converted; with an account of his holy Life and joyful Death, when he was nine years old.
A PREFACE TO THE READER.
A TOKEN FOR CHILDREN.
Example VIII. Of a Child that was very serious at four years old, with an Account of his comfortable Death when he was twelve years and three weeks old.
Example IX. Of a Child that was very eminent when she was between 5 and 6 years old, with some memorable passages of her life, who died about 1640.
Example X. Of a Child that was awakened when she was between seven and eight years old, with some account of her last hours and triumphant Death.
Example XI. Of a Child that was greatly affected with the things of God when she was very young, with an exact Account of her admirable Carri∣age upon her Death bed.
Example XII. Of the excellent carriage of a Child upon his death bed when but seven years old.
Example XIII. Of one that began to look towards Heaven, when he was very young, with many eminent passages of his life, and his joyful death, when he was eleven years and three quarters old.
These BOOKS of the same Author, Mr. James Janeway, are Printed and Sold by Dorman Newman.