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Ellwood, Thomas 1639-1713

Works: 146 works in 832 publications in 1 language and 11,917 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry  History  Controversial literature  Diaries  Church history  Apologetic works  Pastoral letters and charges  Sources  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BX7795.F7, 289.60924
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Davideis the life of David King of Israel: a sacred poem: in five books by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

93 editions published between 1712 and 2005 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the life of Thomas Ellwood or, An account of his birth, education, etc., with divers observations on his life and manners when a youth, and how he came to be convinced of the truth, with his many sufferings and services for the same ; also several other remarkable passages and occurrences written by his own hand by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

90 editions published between 1714 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of Thomas Ellwood's autobiography will be of interest to social and religious historians, Quakers, English literary scholars, and many others. Ellwood's story recounts the early days of the Friends movement in seventeenth-century England and the persecution of its members. A student of Isaac Penington, an assistant to John Milton, and the editor of the journals of George Fox, Thomas Ellwood gives an account of his tumultuous life and times."--Jacket
Sacred history, or, The historical part of the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments digested into due method with respect to order of time and place, with observations tending to illustrate some passages therein by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

60 editions published between 1705 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davideis, the life of David, king of Israel a sacred poem by Thomas Ellwood( )

49 editions published between 1712 and 1805 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epistle to friends briefly commemorating the gracious dealings of the Lord with them, and warning them to beware of the spirit of contention and division which hath appeared of late in George Keith and some few others that join with him, who have made a breach and separation from Friends in some parts of America by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

26 editions published between 1681 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caption title. Place of publication suggested by NUC pre-1956 imprints. Dated at end: The 24th of the 2d month 1686. Reproduction of original in the British Library. (marc) 17018970. (stc) Wing E619. (vid) 105811. (DLPS) A39303.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Society of Friends -- Pastoral letters and charges
A discourse concerning riots occasioned by some of the people called Quakers, being imprisoned and indicted for a riot, for only being at a peaceable meeting to worship God by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

12 editions published between 1683 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of tythes in general by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

8 editions published between 1678 and 1714 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truth prevailing and detecting error, or, An answer to a book mis-called, A friendly conference between a minister and a parishioner of his, inclining to Quakerism, &c by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

5 editions published in 1676 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of George Fox by George Fox( Book )

14 editions published between 1800 and 1839 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George Fox founded The Religious Society of Friends, better known as Quakers, which has had an immense influence on religious thought throughout the world and which also played a large role in the early days of the American colonies." --p. [4] of cover
A collection of poems on various subjects by Thomas Ellwood( Book )

32 editions published between 1730 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Thomas Ellwood English religious writer

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