The Puritans came to New England not merely to save their souls but to establish a visible kingdom of God, a society where outward conduct would be according to God's laws. This book discusses the desire of the Puritans to be socially virtuous and their wish to force social virtue upon others.The Puritans came to New England not merely to save their souls but to establish a visible kingdom of God, a society where outward conduct would be according to God's laws. This book discusses the desire of the Puritans to be socially virtuous and their wish to force social virtue upon others.Read Less
Used-Good. This book is in good condition. All pages are intact, there are no tears to the book and the book is nice and clean. The pages might be slightly dog eared through previous use and textbooks might have a small amount of highlighting but nothing which will obstruct getting the maximum out of the book. Customers are protected by 100% refund guarantee if they are not happy.
Very Good. Publisher's Remainder. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. 196 pp. Solidly bound copy with moderate external wear and crisp pages. Occassional pencil markings on text and front cover. Stains on back cover. Slightly creased spine.
Fair. Some wear and creasing to cover, light creasing on spine. Light staining and discoloration on page edges. Binding tight and text clean. Closer to "Good" condition but we can't get a price for that. All proceeds from purchases from BooksKC go to benefit the Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City, a nonprofit organization which provides job services, training, and employment to individuals with disabilities.
Fine. 8vo 196 (11) pp, foreword, I. Puritanism and Society, II. Husband and Wife, III. Parents and Children, IV. the Education of a Saint, V. Masters and Servants, VI. The Family in the Social Order, VII. Puritan Tribalism, index. First Harper Torchbook Edition, 1966. New Edition, Revised and Englarged. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia in text. Wraps. ~Click on BOOKSTORES to browse our extensive listings of similar titles in U.S. History~
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