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Letters on practical subjects from a clergyman of New England to his daughter

Sprague, William Buell

Letters on practical subjects from a clergyman of New England to his daughter

by Sprague, William Buell

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Published by Huntington & Hopkins in Hartford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young women -- Conduct of life

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William B. Sprague.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16206.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13559485M
    LC Control Number87755148
    OCLC/WorldCa15334187

    John Thoreau, his father, who married the daughter of a New England clergyman, was the son of a John Thoreau of the isle of Jersey, who, in Boston, married a Scottish lady of the name of Burns. 0 1. The older colonies took a deep interest in this new settlement, as it was in- tended in part for their protection ; and constant reports concerning its pro- gress were published in the newspapers of New England. In a letter from Halifax, dated April 12th, , to be found in the Boston Weekly News- Letter of April 26th, we read that.

    In the 68th year of his age and 41st of his ministry. Animadversions, critical and candid, on some parts of Mr. Beach's late "Friendly expostulation," in a letter, from a gentleman in New-England, to his .   His ancestor in the fifth ascent emigrated to New England, and settled at New Haven in His father, David Beecher, was a blacksmith. His mother died shortly after his birth, and he was committed to the care of his uncle Lot Benton, by whom he was adopted as a son, and with whom his early life was spent between blacksmithing and farming.

    In , James started the New England Courant, which according to Franklin is the second newspaper in America. Franklin worked as a delivery boy. Meanwhile, he worked hard at writing. When he published anonymously one of his articles and ov erheard his brother praising it (not knowing Ben had written it), Ben developed much confidence in his. Author Hugh Reyburn offers a close look at John Calvin's life work—his impact, influences and far-reaching theology—and how it shaped the Church. This is a studious view of the history-making clash between opposing forces during the Reformation, and Calvin's role in equipping his 'army' of scholars and theologians. Reyburn follows Calvin from his early days and student life to.


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Letters on practical subjects from a clergyman of New England to his daughter by Sprague, William Buell Download PDF EPUB FB2

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A young woman Hester Prynne with a baby (Pearl) is humiliated by the community and marked with the eponymous letter A for adultery (though the word is never used in the book).Reviews: K. Historic Notes of Life and Letters in New England. In the pulpit (for he was then a clergyman) he made amends to himself and his auditor for the self-denial of the professor's chair, and, with an infantine simplicity still, of manner, he gave the reins to his florid, quaint and affluent fancy.

a pure idealist, not at all a man of. “People of New England!” cried he, with a voice that rose over them, high, solemn, and majestic,—yet had always a tremor through it, and sometimes a shriek, struggling up out of a fathomless depth of remorse and woe,—“ye, that have loved me!—ye, that have deemed me holy!—behold me here, the one sinner of the world.

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