Mary Rowlandson

Mary Rowlandson

Mary Rowlandson, née White, later Mary Talcott (c. 1637 – January 5, 1711) was a colonial American woman who was captured by Native Americans during King Philip's War and held for 11 weeks before being ransomed. In 1682, six years after her ordeal, The Sovereignty and Goodness of God: Being a Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson was published. This text is considered a seminal American work in the literary genre of captivity narratives. It went through four printings in 1682 and garnered readership both in the New England colonies and in England, leading it to be considered by some the first American "bestseller"


Mary Rowlandson Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

LHS-001 Various Mary Rowlandson's Story Various - The Sounds Of History Record 1: Prehistory To 1774(LP) Time Life Records LHS-001 US 1963 Sell This Version