The Pilgrim's Progress (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jul 7, 2009 - Fiction - 336 pages
14 Reviews
It is a masterpiece of religious allegory transformed into intense drama, its style unsurpassed, its characters superbly individualized, indelibly alive, and as memorable as the landmarks on Christian's perilous journey toward salvation.
  

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User Review  - sponge bob - Christianbook.com

Despite the old English this book is easy to read and follow along with the character as he goes through his journey. The unique style of writing makes it simple to grasp the biblical principles woven through almost every line of this work, and relate them to life over three hundred years later. Read full review

This product is in very good condition.

User Review  - Dani - Christianbook.com

I was getting a little concerned when it didn't come in the mail within a week, but when I got it....it was in really good shape and looked really nice. This service is excellent! Read full review

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About the author (2009)

John Bunyan was born in 1628. In 1644 he was caught up in the Civil War and drafted into the Parliamentary army. Four years later he entered a period of intense spiritual struggle (chronicled in Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners), after which he emerged a new man. He joined a Nonconformist church and began to preach. Bunyan spent many years in prison because of his faith and during this time began writing The Pilgrim's Progress. The first part was published in 1678 and the second part, together with the whole work, was published in 1684. Bunyan died in 1688.

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