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Author Larsen, Timothy, 1967-

Title A people of one book : the Bible and the Victorians / Timothy Larsen

Publ Info Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  BS475.3 .L37 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  BS475.3 .L37 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 326 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-313) and index
Contents Anglo-Catholics: E.B. Pusey and Holy Scripture -- Roman Catholics: Nicholas Wiseman and Sacred Scripture -- Atheists: Charles Bradlaugh, Annie Besant, and 'this indictable book' -- Methodists and Holiness: Catherine Booth, William Cooke, and the Scriptures -- Liberal Anglicans: Florence Nightingale and the Bible -- Unitarians: Mary Carpenter and the Sacred Writings -- Quakers: Elizabeth Fry and 'Reading' -- Agnostics: T.H. Huxley and bibliolatry -- Evangelical Anglicans: Josephine Butler and the Word of God -- Orthodox Old Dissent: C.H. Spurgeon and 'The Book' -- Conclusion: Spiritualism, Judaism, and the Brethren: A people of one book
LC subject Bible -- Influence
Great Britain -- Religion -- 19th century
ISBN 9780199570096 (hbk.)
0199570094 (hbk.)