Review of Between known men and visible saints : a study in sixteenth-century English dissent, by Pearse, M. T.
Marshall, Peter, 1964 Oct. 16- (1997) Review of Between known men and visible saints : a study in sixteenth-century English dissent, by Pearse, M. T. English Historical Review, Vol.112 (No.447). pp. 737-738. ISSN 0013-8266Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehr/CXII.447.737
Scholarly interest in those early modern Englishmen and women who rejected the magisterial aspirations of 'official' Protestantism and claimed the right to formulate and live out their own religious convictions has more usually focused on the sects of the Civil War period than on the radicals of the sixteenth century. The last few years, however, have seen some redress: the publication of J. W. Martin's collected essays as well as Christopher Marsh's valuable book on the Family of Love. M. T. Pearse's Between Known Men and Visible Saints. A Study in Sixteenth-Century English Dissent (Madison/London: Fairleigh Dickinson U.P./Associated U.P., 1995; pp. 280. £32.50) represents a welcome addition to this growing corpus. [...]
|Item Type:||Book Review|
|Subjects:||B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BR Christianity
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts > History|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Dissenters, Religious -- England -- History -- 16th century, Separatists -- England -- History -- 16th century, Radicals -- England -- History -- 16th century, England -- Church history -- 16th century|
|Journal or Publication Title:||English Historical Review|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Book Title:||Between known men and visible saints. A study in sixteenth-century English dissent|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Page Range:||pp. 737-738|
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