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The Cambridge companion to Bunyan

Author: Anne Dunan-Page
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Series: Cambridge companions to literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"John Bunyan was a major figure in seventeenth-century Puritan literature, and one deeply embroiled in the religious upheavals of his times. This Companion considers all his major texts, including The Pilgrim's Progress and his autobiography Grace Abounding. The essays, by leading Bunyan scholars, place these and his other works in the context of seventeenth-century history and literature. They discuss such key  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
études diverses
Named Person: John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan; John Bunyan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Dunan-Page
ISBN: 9780521515269 0521515262 9780521733083 0521733081 9780511777523 0511777523
OCLC Number: 495996824
Language Note: English.
Description: xix, 187 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Anne Dunan-Page --
John Bunyan's literary life / N.H. Keeble --
John Bunyan and Restoration literature / Nigel Smith --
John Bunyan and the Bible / W.R. Owens --
John Bunyan and the goodwives of Bedford: a psychoanalytic approach / Vera J. Camden --
Grace abounding to the chief of sinners: John Bunyan and spiritual autobiography / Michael Davies --
The Pilgrim's progress and the line of allegory / Roger Pooley --
Bunyan and the early novel: The life and death of Mr. Badman / Stuart Sim --
Militant religion and politics in The holy war / David Walker --
A book for boys and girls, or, country rhimes for children: Bunyan and literature for children / Shannon Murray --
Posthumous Bunyan: early lives and the development of the canon / Anne Dunan-Page --
The Victorians and Bunyan's legacy / Emma Mason --
Bunyan: colonial, postcolonial / Isabel Hofmeyr.
Series Title: Cambridge companions to literature.
Other Titles: Companion to Bunyan
Responsibility: edited by Anne Dunan-Page.
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This Companion provides a comprehensive introduction to John Bunyan's life and works, written in a clear accessible way for students and general readers. The authors deal with all his major works and  Read more...


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