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Beecher, Henry Ward 1813-1887

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Norwood : or, Village life in New England by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

56 editions published between 1867 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Jesus, the Christ by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

72 editions published between 1871 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures to young men, on various important subjects by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

103 editions published between 1844 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patriotic addresses in America and England, from 1850 to 1885, on slavery, the Civil War, and the development of civil liberty in the United States by Henry Ward Beecher( )

30 editions published between 1887 and 2015 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star papers : or, experiences of art and nature by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

39 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author has been saved the trouble of searching for a title to his book from the simple circumstance that the articles of which the work is made up appeared in the columns of the New York Independent with the signature of a STAR, and, having been familiarly called the Star Articles, by way of designation, they now become, in a book form, STAR PAPERS. Only such papers as related to art and to rural affairs, have been published in this volume. It was thought best to put all controversial articles in another, and subsequent, volume. The letters to Europe were written to home friends, during a visit of only four weeks ; a period too short to allow the subsidence of that enthusiasm which every person must needs experience who, for the first time, stands in the historic places of the Old World. An attempt to exclude from these letters any excess of personal feeling, to reduce them to a more moderate tone, to correct their judgments, or to extract from them the fiery particles of enthusiasms, would have taken away their very life. The other papers in this volume, for the most part, were written from the solitudes of the country, during the vacations of three summers
Freedom and war : discourses on topics suggested by the times by Henry Ward Beecher( )

29 editions published between 1863 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains the author's discourses on secession, the Union, slavery and Christian morality
Yale lectures on preaching by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

37 editions published between 1867 and 2000 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life thoughts : gathered from the extemporaneous discourses of Henry Ward Beecher by Henry Ward Beecher( )

48 editions published between 1858 and 2012 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures and orations by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

9 editions published between 1913 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution and religion ... by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

30 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ward Beecher was an American Congregationalist minister, social reformer, journal editor and orator. People flocked to hear his lecture tours and preaching, in which - in addition to campaigning against slavery and promoting women's suffrage - he embraced the theory of evolution at a time when many pastors were violently opposed to it. Volume II of Evolution and Religion, published in 1885, two years before Beecher's death, is a collection of lectures in which he uses the insights of evolutionism to probe various facets of Christian life and doctrine, including love of God and neighbour. Beecher's powerful writing reveals the charisma and enthusiasm which made him such a popular speaker in his day and makes this book particularly rewarding reading for historians of nineteenth-century science, religion and society
Prayers from Plymouth pulpit by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

24 editions published between 1860 and 1908 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Official report of the trial of Henry Ward Beecher by Theodore Tilton( )

14 editions published between 1875 and 2007 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eyes and ears by Henry Ward Beecher( )

32 editions published between 1862 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Ward Beecher: a sketch of his career: with analyses of his power as a preacher, lecturer, orator and journalist, and incidents and reminiscences of his life by Lyman Abbott( Book )

5 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman's influence in politics : an address by Henry Ward Beecher( )

34 editions published between 1860 and 2012 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting with the assumption that woman's first duty is to her home, Beecher argues, nevertheless, for suffrage and for women's right to pursue areas of activity beyond the confines of the home
Plain and pleasant talk about fruits, flowers, and farming by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

21 editions published between 1859 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sermons of Henry Ward Beecher : in Plymouth Church, Brooklyn by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

32 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New star papers, or, Views and experiences of religious subjects by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

15 editions published between 1859 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plymouth pulpit : sermons preached in Plymouth church, Brooklyn by Henry Ward Beecher( Book )

23 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Life thoughts : gathered from the extemporaneous discourses of Henry Ward Beecher
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Life thoughts : gathered from the extemporaneous discourses of Henry Ward BeecherPlain and pleasant talk about fruits, flowers, and farmingThe sermons of Henry Ward Beecher : in Plymouth Church, BrooklynHenry Ward Beecher : spokesman for a Middle-class AmericaTrials of intimacy : love and loss in the Beecher-Tilton scandalA biography of Rev. Henry Ward Beecher
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Beecher, Henry W.

Beecher, Henry W. 1813-1887

H.W. Beecher

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Ward Beecher, Henry 1813-1887

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