Du er her:
Bog, hæftet Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15 (Classic Reprint) af William Chambers

Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15 (Classic Reprint)

(Bog, hæftet)

Kunder (0 anmeldelser)

Excerpt from Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15

William Penn was a great accession to the sect whose views he had adopted. Both by the publication of pamphlets, and by public debates, he endeavoured to make an impression in favour' of the Quakers... Læs mere

Excerpt from Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15

William Penn was a great accession to the sect whose views he h... Læs mere

Produktdetaljer:

Sprog:
Engelsk
ISBN-13:
9781334357855
Sideantal:
578
Udgivet:
01-11-2016
Vis mere

Sæt bog på liste

  • Bogliste

Leveringstid
5-8 hverdage
Leveres senest
30-10-2017

kr. 219,95
Fragt
kr. 29,95

kr. 179,95
Fri fragt

Du tilmelder dig Saxo Plusmedlemskab til 69 kr. hver måned. Læs mere om vores forskellige typer medlemskab her

Til dig, der elsker bøger

Læs mere om medlemskab
Op til 70% rabat Fri fragt
Udvidet returret Ingen binding


Forlagets beskrivelse
Excerpt from Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15

William Penn was a great accession to the sect whose views he had adopted. Both by the publication of pamphlets, and by public debates, he endeavoured to make an impression in favour' of the Quakers. One of his publications, a pamphlet, called The Sandy Foundation Shaken, gave so much Offence to some of the established clergy, and especially to the bishop of London, that Penn was apprehended, and sent as a prisoner to the Tower. During his imprisonment here, which lasted seven months, he wrote his N 0 Cross, no Crown, one of the most popular of all his works; the leading idea of it being, that unless men are willing to lead a life of self-denial, and to 'undergo privations and hardships in the course of their Christian warfare; that is, unless they are willing to bear the cross, they cannot become' capable Of wearing the crown - the crown, namely, of eternal glory. At length Penn was discharged by an order from the' king, who was probably moved to this act of leniency by his brother, the Duke of York, Admiral Penn's friend.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Kundernes boganmeldelser af Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15 (Classic Reprint)

Anmeld bogen og vær med i konkurrencen om gavekort – læs mere her.

Der er ingen anmeldelser af Chambers's Miscellany of Useful and Entertaining Tracts, Vol. 15 (Classic Reprint)

for at skrive en anmeldelse.

Bogens kategori:

Din personlige bogassistent

Han følger dig rundt og finder nye anbefalinger, baseret på de bøger du kigger på.

Skjul bogassistenten

Få løbende anbefalinger fra din personlige bogassistent, mens du kigger rundt her på siden.