Edward Taylor's Gods Determinations and Preparatory Meditations: A Critical Edition

Edward Taylor's Gods Determinations and Preparatory Meditations: A Critical Edition

by Edward Taylor
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087338749X

ISBN-13: 9780873387491

Pub. Date: 02/20/2003

Publisher: Kent State University Press

Taylor (1642-1729) was British colonist and minister in Massachusetts. Most of his sermons and poetry remained unpublished and unknown for over two centuries. Here are annotated editions of two long poems. Gods Determination is a dialogue between virtues and other entities. Verses in the two series of Preparatory Meditations reflect on specific biblical passages.

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Taylor (1642-1729) was British colonist and minister in Massachusetts. Most of his sermons and poetry remained unpublished and unknown for over two centuries. Here are annotated editions of two long poems. Gods Determination is a dialogue between virtues and other entities. Verses in the two series of Preparatory Meditations reflect on specific biblical passages. Patterson (English, Central Michigan U.) overviews his life and work, and glosses phrases and terms now obsolete. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873387491
Publisher:
Kent State University Press
Publication date:
02/20/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
600
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.34(h) x 1.44(d)

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