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The Puritans

Author: Arlo Bates
Publisher: [Auckland, New Zealand] : The Floating Press, 1899. ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the dawn of the twentieth century, the chasm between religious faith and secular culture was more pronounced than ever before. That''s the theme at the heart of Arlo Bates'' novel The Puritans, which follows two seminary students as they struggle to reconcile their religious calling with the worldly pleasures that surround them.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bates, Arlo.
Puritans.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arlo Bates
ISBN: 9781776585564 1776585569 9781776585557 1776585550
OCLC Number: 896834866
Description: 1 online resource (433 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; I --
After Such a Pagan Cut; II --
There Begins Confusion; III --
As False as Stairs of Sand; IV --
Some Speech of Marriage; V --
Voluble and Sharp Discourse; VI --
Heart-Burning Heat of Duty; VII --
The Shot of Accident; VIII --
Like Covered Fire; IX --
His Pure Heart''s Truth; X --
A Sympathy of Woe; XI --
In Place and in Account Nothing; XII --
The Only Touch of Love; XIII --
A Necessary Evil; XIV --
He Speaks the Mere Contrary; XV --
Heartsick with Thought; XVI --
The Great Assay of Art; XVII --
A Bond of Air; XVIII --
Cruel Proof of this Man''s Strength; XIX --
''Twas Wondrous Pitiful. XX --
In Way of TasteXXI --
This ""Would"" Changes; XXII --
The Bitter Past; XXIII --
This Deed Unshapes Me; XXIV --
Farewell at Once, for Once, for All, and Ever; XXV --
Whom the Fates Have Marked; XXVI --
O Wicked Wit and Gift; XXVII --
Upon a Church Bench; XXVIII --
Bedecking Ornaments of Praise; XXIX --
Weighing Delight and Dole; XXX --
Parted Our Fellowship; XXXI --
How Chances Mock; XXXII --
Now He is for the Numbers; XXXIII --
A Mint of Phrases in His Brain; XXXIV --
What Time She Chanted; XXXV --
The World is Still Deceived; XXXVI --
The Heavy Middle of the Night; XXXVII --
This is Not a Boon.
Responsibility: Arlo Bates.

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At the dawn of the twentieth century, the chasm between religious faith and secular culture was more pronounced than ever before. That''s the theme at the heart of Arlo Bates'' novel The Puritans, which follows two seminary students as they struggle to reconcile their religious calling with the worldly pleasures that surround them.

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