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Thomas CooperA man from London, who was possibly born in Oxford. Thomas Cooper is an author, possibly also the bishop of Lincoln. Thomas Cooper is also an author a minister, who wrote that "Witches are Murtherers, and such as can raise Winds, and do things impossible, by the help of the Devil." Thomas Addy, author of _A Candle in the Dark_ (1655) writes that Thomas Cooper, among a number of English authors, has allowed himself to be seduced into believing false information about witches.(151)THe second English Writer upon this subject is one Tho|mas Cooper a Minister, who himself being infected with the common Popish tenent, sent forth by Pope Innocent the Eighth, and Pope Iulius the Second, and affirmed by Bo|dinus, and other bloudy Inquisitors mentioned in my Second Book, that Witches are Murtherers, and such as can raise Winds, and do things impossible, by the help of the Devil; ()