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Cover illustration: Title page of The real Christian, or, A treatise of effectual calling wherein the work of God is drawing the soul to Christ, by Giles Firmin. London, 1670.

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Names: Pagán, Jonathan Warren, author.

Title: Giles Firmin and the transatlantic Puritan tradition : polity, piety, and polemic / by Jonathan Warren Pagán.

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2020. | Series: Studies in the history of Christian traditions, 1573-5664 ; volume 193 | Based on the author’s thesis (Ph.D.)–Vanderbilt University, 2014, under the title: Polity, piety, and polemic : Giles Firmin and the transatlantic Puritan tradition. | Includes bibliographical references and index. | Summary: “The admonition of the John Howe to the Earl of Kildare is a fitting epigram to a book on the life and writings of Giles Firmin (1613/14-1697). The thrust of Firmin’s entire corpus of work was to construct forms of visible unity between the factions of the godly”–Provided by publisher.

Identifiers: LCCN 2020022003 | ISBN 9789004412910 (hardback) | ISBN 9789004430051 (ebook)

Subjects: LCSH: Firmin, Giles, 1614-1697. | Dissenters, Religious–England– Biography. | England–Church history–17th century. | New England– Church history–17th century.

Classification: LCC BX7260.F4 P34 2020 | DDC 285/.9–dc23

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ISSN 1573-5664

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