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England in the seventeenth century.

Maurice Ashley

England in the seventeenth century.

by Maurice Ashley

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Published by Penguin books in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1714.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesPelican history of England -- 6.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p.
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14100691M

    Censorship profoundly affected early modern writing. Censorship and Conflict in Seventeenth-Century England offers a detailed picture of early modern censorship and investigates the pressures that censorship exerted on seventeenth-century authors, printers, and publishers. In the s, Britain witnessed a civil war, the judicial execution of a king, the restoration of his son, Author: Randy Robertson. The thousands of English settlers who flocked to the north-eastern coastline of the continent of North America during the early seventeenth century established a flourishing society which so closely resembled that of the mother country that it alone, of the many English outposts erected on the far side of the Atlantic, could reasonably be known as New England.

    Catechisms and Women's Writing in Seventeenth-Century England is a study of early modern women's literary use of catechizing. Paula McQuade examines original works composed by women - both in manuscript and print, as well as women's copying and redacting of catechisms - and construction of these materials from other sources. Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Studies promotes interdisciplinary work on the period c–, covering all aspects of the literature, culture and history of the British Isles, colonial and post-colonial America and other British colonies. The series welcomes academic monographs, as well as collective volumes of essays, that combine theoretical and .

    Later in the 17th century George Fox () founded the Quakers. Fox believed that everybody had an inner light and during the s and the s he traveled across England. However the Quakers were persecuted and Fox himself was often imprisoned. From the end of the 16th century there were also Congregationalists or Independents. The book was published by Messrs. Macmillan in London in An American edition was published in by Messrs. Harper and Row, under the present title, The Crisis of the Seventeenth Century. The book enjoyed a modest success.


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Radical Protestant sects applied the term—a name synonymous with repression and persecution—to those Establishment institutions of which they disapproved; in. "The New England Mind: The Seventeenth Century" was one of his masterworks, exploring the intellectual history of the Puritans through a deep investigation of the thought of the Puritan divines.

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