The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption by William Pynchon (1590 - 1662): A Facsimile Edition of the 1650 Original with an Introduction and Editorial Apparatus

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"The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption: A Facsimile Edition" reproduces William Pynchon's rare 1650 theological treatise about the Atonement. Written in the dialogue genre and deemed heretical by Boston orthodoxy, the book was burned on the city Commons. More than three hundred years later "Meritorious Price" is transformed in "On Preterition," a fictional counterpart that is inscribed in Thomas Pynchon's "Gravity's Rainbow," a landmark in the contemporary American novel. The reworking of the Puritan past in this recent ...

The Meritorious Price of Our Redemption by William Pynchon (1590 - 1662): A Facsimile Edition of the 1650 Original with an Introduction and Editorial Apparatus 1993, Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820417608

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