Blair Worden, 19 April 1984
Show More The Puritan Gentry: The Great Puritan Families of Early Stuart England by J.T. Cliffe.
Routledge, 313 pp., £18.95, March 1984, 0 7102 0007 2Show More
The Puritan Moment: The Coming of Revolution in an English County by William Hunt.
Harvard, 365 pp., £30.60, April 1983, 0 674 73903 5Show More
Godly People: Essays on English Protestantism and Puritanism by Patrick Collinson.
Hambledon, 604 pp., £24, July 1982, 9780907628156Show More
Laud’s Laboratory: The Diocese of Bath and Wells in the Early 17th Century by Margaret Steig.
Associated University Presses, 416 pp., £30, September 1983, 0 8387 5019 2Show More
The Puritan Conversion Narrative: The Beginnings of American Expression by Patricia Caldwell.
Cambridge, 210 pp., £17.50, December 1983, 0 521 25460 4Show More
Protestant Reformers in Elizabethan Oxford by C.M. Dent.
Oxford, 262 pp., £17.50, June 1983, 0 19 826723 1Show More
“... not as the first of Europe’s modern revolutions but as the last of its wars of religion. J.T. Cliffe’s useful and unpretentious book on the pre-Civil War rulers of England’s shires is entitled, not (as one would have expected a decade or two ago) The Rising Gentry or The Provincial Gentry, but The Puritan Gentry. His theme is not estate ...”