Meditations and Contemplations. ... by James Hervey, ..

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind Now foThe 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind Now for the first time these high quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.The Age of Enlightenment profoundly enriched religious and philosophical understanding and continues to influence present day thinking Works collected here include masterpieces by David Hume, Immanuel Kant, and Jean Jacques Rousseau, as well as religious sermons and moral debates on the issues of the day, such as the slave trade The Age of Reason saw conflict between Protestantism and Catholicism transformed into one between faith and logic a debate that continues in the twenty first century The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification British LibraryT027786London printed for John and Francis Rivington, W Strahan, L Hawes and W Clarke and R Collins, T Caslon, S Crowder and 11 others in London , 1774 xxxiii, 1 ,341, 7 p plates 12
Meditations and Contemplations by James Hervey The th century was a wealth of knowledge exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record keeping made possible by advances in the printing press In its determination to preserve the

  • Title: Meditations and Contemplations. ... by James Hervey, ..
  • Author: James Hervey
  • ISBN: 9781170453285
  • Page: 193
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Meditations and Contemplations. ... by James Hervey, ..”

    1. Meditations and Contemplations was a significant text published in the mid 18th century by Northamptonshire Rector James Hervey. His bombastic style and clear descriptive text earned him his rightful place as one of the most influential thinkers of the time. I particularly enjoyed the imagery in his meditations amongst the tombs, and his bleak philosophical outlook. It's unsurprising that the graveyard poetical group came out of this text. Some may struggle to overlook his very christian standpo [...]

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