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Mother Shipton's Paperback – September 1, by Diana Windsor (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, September 1, /5(7). Mother Shipton's Prophecies Ursula Southeil (c. - ), better known as Mother Shipton, was an English soothsayer and prophetess. The first publication of her prophecies, which did not appear until , eighty years after her death, contained a number of mainly regional predictions. In the and s, Mother Shipton’s prophecies broadened to cataclysmic disasters, amazing inventions, and, of course, the end of the world. Stripped of politics, they were more potent than ever. Perhaps they filled a deep craving within to feel that everything happens by some design, even if it is drawn by an ancient mystic, sage or witch. MOTHER SHIPTON PROPHECIES Read all "The Prophecies of Mother Shipton". All of the following are prophecies on our future For those who live the century through in fear and trembling this shall do. Flee to the mountains and the dens to bog and forest and wild fens.
Mother Shipton’s Prophecies (16 th century) Ref: #SHIP And now a word, in uncouth rhyme Of what shall be in future time. Then upside down the world shall be And gold found at the root of tree All England's sons that plough the land Shall oft be seen with Book in hand. The poor shall now great wisdom knowFile Size: 11KB. This rare collection of Mother Shipton 's prophecies was sent to us by a NEXUS reader who told us that, thirty years ago, she painstakingly transcribed them and managed to smuggle them out of the Mitchell Library, Sydney (now the State Library of New South Wales). This particular prophecy was first seen in the writings of Charles Hindley, who wrote the book Life, Prophecies and Death of the Famous Mother Shipton in Mr. Mr. Hindley claimed he found the material for his book in the British Museum, and some of it did indeed mirror earlier known accounts of Mother Shipton. Mother Shipton book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Who was Mother Shipton? Some people consider her the most famous prophet in 4/5(1).
MOTHER SHIPTON PROPHECIES All of the following are prophecies on our future For those who live the century through in fear and trembling this shall do. Flee to the mountains and the dens to bog and forest and wild fens. After 20th century is over, people will live in fear and flee to mountains, dens & forests for refuge. The story of England’s most famous Prophetess Mother Shipton is England's most famous Prophetess. She foretold the fates of several rulers within and just after her lifetime, as well as the invention of iron ships, the Great Fire of London in , and the defeat of the Spanish Armada. She eventually became known to serf and lord alike as Mother Shipton. Like Nostradamus, to capture the public imagination and most likely to also avoid persecution for the crime of witchcraft, she published her prophecies in rhyme and verse. Still, she saved her penultimate work for . Just as the great Nostradamus, in order to avoid persecution for the crime of witchcraft, Mother Shipton published her prophecies in rhyme and verse. In she wrote a kind of epic poem, which contained her most famous prophecies.