Experiences in the life of Mary Penington
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Published by Friends Historical Society in London .
Written in English


  • Penington, Mary, -- 1625-1682.,
  • Society of Friends -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Quakers -- Great Britain -- 17th century -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Statement(written by herself) ; edited with introduction and notes by Norman Penney.
ContributionsPenney, Norman, 1858-1933.
LC ClassificationsBX7738.P46 A3 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21570077M

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On Quakers, Medicine & Property: The Autobiography of Mary Pennington () Mary Pennington is best known in Quaker scholarship as William Penn's mother-in-law. But her story was a fascinating one for its own sake long before her daughter met William. On Quakers, Medicine and Property: The Autobiography of Mary Pennington (). Ed. (Cambridge, MA: Rhwymbooks, ), pp. ix + $ ISBN X This is a new edition, with a new title, of Mary Penington's autobiographical writings. They are full oflively detail concerning the religious and material life of a well-to-do seventeenth. Life in Brief, William Penn's Works, George Fox's The Short Journal and Itinerary Journals, and Experiences in the Life of Mary Penington. Guli is made to emerge from the group of the Puritan gentry who sur-rounded her in time and place by an ingenious division of the book into sixAuthor: Raymond W. Albright. Mary continued a little longer, dying in For further reading. Mary Penington’s own account, with a useful introduction, is in print as Experiences in the life of Mary Penington (written by herself): the spiritual autobiography of Mary Penington c –, edited by.

A collection of Isaac Penington's writings was first published in two years after the author's death, in two volumes of the large folio size common in that era, under the title The works of the long-mournful and sorely distressed Isaac Penington, whom the Lord in His tender mercy, at length visited and relieved by the ministry of that. A death in the household temporarily set a family apart. If they could afford it, early modern families adopted mourning dress, hung escutcheons on the house and swathed rooms with black baize. The Author: Andrea Brady. Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of The Making of William Penn (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Making of William Penn. Experiences . Download Citation | The Letter Book of Robert Joseph, Monk-scholar of Evesham and Gloucester College, Oxford, –3. Edited by Dom Hugh Aveling and W. A. Pantin. (Oxford Historical Society, N.S.