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John Cotton,

Author: Everett H Emerson
Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers [1965]
Series: Twayne's United States authors series, 80.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First full-length study of the seventeenth-century American Puritan preacher in the light of his contributions to American literature.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Emerson, Everett H., 1925-
John Cotton.
New York, Twayne Publishers [1965]
(OCoLC)629840387
Named Person: John Cotton; Cotton, <Theologe>; John Cotton; John Cotton; John Cotton; John Cotton; John (Theologe) Cotton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Everett H Emerson
OCLC Number: 386667
Description: 176 pages 21 cm.
Contents: Chronology --
Three hundred years remote: the man and his age --
Pleader for purity: the puritan writings --
The means of grace: the English sermons --
Champion of the way: the congregational writings --
The means of grace: the American sermons --
Defender of the faith: the theological writings --
Spokesman for organicism: the controversy with Williams --
Moses and Aaron kiss each other: the political writings --
Tamer of impious sentiments: the poems --
John Cotton's significance and contribution to American literature --
Notes and references --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Twayne's United States authors series, 80.
Responsibility: by Everett H. Emerson.

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First full-length study of the seventeenth-century American Puritan preacher in the light of his contributions to American literature.
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