Cartwrightiana

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Routledge, 2004 - History - 288 pages
Thomas Cartwright was the leader of the Elizabethan Puritans and his intellectual pre-eminence was widely acknowledged. Standard-bearer of the Prebytero-Puritans against Whitgift, he was held to have vanquished his powerful adversary by the publication of his Rest of the Second Replie (1557)
Cartwrightiana is the first of 2 volumes giving authoritative editions of the works of the early Elizabethan Puritans - Cartwright, Browne and Harrison. It contains among others: accounts of Cartwright's examination before the Commissioners in 1590, Resolution of Doubts about entering the Ministry, several of his letters, A Short Catechism (1579), The Holy Exercise of a True Fast (1580) and a Preface to an Hospital for the Diseased 1959
 

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
I CARTWRIGHTS EXAMINATION IN 1590 AND THE OATH Ex Officio Mero
21
II RESOLUTION OF DOUBTS ABOUT ENTERING THE MINISTRY Corpus Christi College Oxford MSS
47
III LETTERS
48
IV The Holy Exercise of a True Fast 1580 1610 BM 4324 el
118
V A SHORT CATECHISM Ellesmere MSS
156
VI PREFACE TO An Hospitall for the Diseased 1579 BMC 31 b 13
174
VII SPEECH AT DAUGHTERS BETROTHAL Rylands MSS
179
VIII WORKS OF DOUBTFUL AUTHORSHIP
192
INDEX
262
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