Class and Religion in the Late Victorian City: Volume 9 by Hugh McLeod

By Hugh McLeod

First released in 1974, this e-book describes the faith of the East finish, the West finish, and the suburbs of London, the place each one element of society – in addition to various immigrant teams – has its personal quarters, its personal associations, its distinct codes of behaviour. whereas the focus is on rules, or subconscious assumptions, instead of associations, chapters learn the half performed via the church buildings within the lifetime of Bethnal eco-friendly, a truly terrible district, and of Lewisham, a wealthy suburb, and a 3rd offers an image of the church-going behavior of every a part of the city.

The years 1880-1914 mark essentially the most very important transitions in English spiritual background. The latter a part of the publication examines the reasons and results of those alterations. This booklet can be of curiosity to scholars of heritage, and especially these attracted to problems with faith and class.

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Bowyer and J. Nichols, 1778), 9. 157 Henry Lemoine, Typographical Antiquities, History, Origin, and Progress o f the A rt o f Printing (London: Printed and Sold by S. Fisher, 1797), 138. 158 Joseph Ames, Typographical Antiquities: Being an Historical A ccount o f Printing in England (London: Printed by W. Faden, and sold by J. Robinson, 1749). 159 W illiam Herbert, Typographical Antiquities: or an Historical Account o f the Origin and Progress o f Printing in Great Britain and Ireland, 3 vols. (London: Printed for the Editor, 1785-1790).

153 152 See discussion on p. 23. 153 As suggested in the H istorical Catalogue, 99 (98), and by Lea W ilson, Bibles, Testa­ ments, Psalms, and Other Books o f the H oly Scriptures in English in the Collection o f Lea Wilson (London, 1845), 84. 40 THE MAKING OF THE KING JAMES BIBLE— NEW TESTAMENT The fourteenth edition o f the Bishops’ Bible was a folio issued in 1585. The title reads: “The Holy Byble, conteining the Olde Testament and the Newe. Authorised and appointed to be read in Churches. Im­ printed at London by Christopher Barker, Printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie.

A map of the Holy Land follows the Apocrypha. ” Again, the first part o f Romans 1:16 appears at the bottom of the page, but this time in English. The New Testament also contains a preface written by Parker. The blocks of the initial letters of Parker’s prefaces to the Bible and New Testament each contain his coat of arms, motto, and initials. Before the Epistles, there is a map o f Paul’s journeys and “The order o f Tymes,” a brief chronology o f the New Tes­ tament age. ” The colophon reads: “Im­ printed at London in povvles Churchyarde by Richard Iugge, printer to the Queenes Maiestie.

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