Doctor Adam Donald, Prophet of Bethelnie. Born Anno 1703. ob: Anno 1780.
A rare copper engraving. Plate 146 x 89mm. 5¾ x 3½".
Adam Donald (1703-1780) a man considered to be 'supernatural in mind as waell as in body'. He was consulted by many people as a physician and somone who understood the acts of witchcraft. His readings of situations formed the view that he was a marvellous prophet. His house was an open house, which saw a full attendance on Sunday's of visitors of various sorts, consulting him as necromancer or physician.
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