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The Resource The web of friendship : Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding, Joyce Ransome

The web of friendship : Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding, Joyce Ransome

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The web of friendship : Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding
Title
The web of friendship
Title remainder
Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Ransome
Title variation
Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of Nicholas Ferrar (1593-1637) and his family with a focus on his background, his education and experiences that shaped that ministry as well as the circumstances that brought the family to the village of Little Gidding in Cambridgeshire. Avoiding the hagiographic tone adopted by Ferrar's biographers, Joyce Ransome shows how the search for community was central to his life and has therefore become the unifying theme around which she has constructed his biography. br>. For its fresh prospective on the unique Little Gidding that Ferrar created, this book will appeal to both an academ
Biography type
individual biography
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Ransome, Joyce
Dewey number
283.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Ferrar, Nicholas
  • Church of England
  • Little Gidding (Christian community)
  • Clergy
Label
The web of friendship : Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding, Joyce Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Formative years : 'the time of his ingathering' -- The new household at Little Gidding : 'united not only in cohabitation but in hartes' -- Enlarging the community : the 'web of friendship' -- Voluntarism and the wider mission : 'a light upon a hill could not be hid' -- Temperance and tensions : "frayltie & fears' -- Harmonies royal : 'rarities in their kind' -- Nicholas posthumous
Control code
ocn847592121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227900895
Other physical details
illustrations, map, facsimiles
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847592121
Label
The web of friendship : Nicholas Ferrar and Little Gidding, Joyce Ransome
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
Formative years : 'the time of his ingathering' -- The new household at Little Gidding : 'united not only in cohabitation but in hartes' -- Enlarging the community : the 'web of friendship' -- Voluntarism and the wider mission : 'a light upon a hill could not be hid' -- Temperance and tensions : "frayltie & fears' -- Harmonies royal : 'rarities in their kind' -- Nicholas posthumous
Control code
ocn847592121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (285 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780227900895
Other physical details
illustrations, map, facsimiles
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)847592121

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