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Bunyan and authority the rhetoric of dissent and the legitimation crisis in seventeenth-century England by Sim, Stuart.

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Published by Peter Lang in Bern, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • England

Subjects:

  • Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 -- Political and social views.,
  • Bunyan, John, 1628-1688 -- Religion.,
  • Dissenters, Religious -- Political activity -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Christian literature, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Religion and politics -- England -- History -- 17th century.,
  • English language -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Rhetoric.,
  • Dissenters, Religious, in literature.,
  • Puritan movements in literature.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1688.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-234) and index.

StatementStuart Sim and David Walker.
SeriesReligions and discourse,, v. 6
ContributionsWalker, David, 1960-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3332 .S55 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p. ;
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL59899M
ISBN 100820446343, 3906764443
LC Control Number99089028

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