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Church, R. W. (Richard William) 1815-1890

Overview
Works: 211 works in 1,159 publications in 3 languages and 12,961 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Sermons  Controversial literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Church history  Pastoral letters and charges  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2363, 283.42
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Spenser by R. W Church( Book )
118 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography of poet Edmund Spenser (c. 1552 1599), is an invaluable source for students of Spenser. Unparalleled in its information about one of the greatest poets in the English language, Church illuminates the life of a man who is best known for his epic poem The Faerie Queene , an adventure-filled tale that is also an allegory about living a moral, virtuous life
The Oxford movement; twelve years, 1833-1845 by R. W Church( Book )
85 editions published between 1891 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1891, The Oxford Movement consists of a series of essays by R.W. Church, dean (1871-90) of St Paul's Cathedral, which together provide a largely chronological account of the development of the Oxford Movement from Keble's famous Assize Sermon in 1833 to the "catastrophe" of Newman's secession from the Church of England in 1845. It is a tribute to Church's scholarship, style and insight that over a century later his book remains the best introduction, for student and general reader alike, to the most famous religious movement of nineteenth-century England. Church is without rival for his lucid treatment of complex issues and events, and he offers sympathetic insights into the minds of the leading protagonists. Edited by Dr Arthur Burns of King's College, London, this is the first annotated edition; in addition to hundreds of hyperlinked explanatory notes, it contains an introduction, summary, biographical note and bibliography
Bacon by R. W Church( Book )
108 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography of philosopher, scientist, and writer Sir Francis Bacon (1561 1626), part of the English Men of Letters series, is an invaluable resource for students of history. Bacon, a highly influential figure in his era, is considered the father of scientific empiricism, and is also believed by some to have written some of the plays attributed to Shakespeare
Saint Anselm by R. W Church( Book )
64 editions published between 1870 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dante, and other essays by R. W Church( Book )
34 editions published between 1888 and 1973 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beginning of the Middle Ages by R. W Church( Book )
80 editions published between 1877 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aids to the study of Dante by Charles Allen Dinsmore( Book )
4 editions published between 1903 and 2006 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Occasional papers, selected from the Guardian, the Times, and the Saturday review, 1846-1890 by R. W Church( Book )
15 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First edition February 1897, reprinted April 1897. CONTENTS: v. 1. Carlyle's Cromwell / A sequel to the "Vestiges" / Stanley on the study of ecclesiastical history / Stanley's lectures on the Jewish Church / Merivale on the conversion of the Roman empire / Epictetus / Theirry's St. Jerome / Ranke's "History of the popes" / Dean Milman's essays / Gudcciardini / Lecky's history of morals / Morison's St. Bernard / Ignatius Loyola / Bossuet's earlier sermons / Jansenist expositions of Scripture . Fenelon's mysticism / Lamennais / An eirenicon / Dollinger on the reunion of Christendom / Brewer's Henry XIII / Moore's lectures on the reformation / A fragment on Elizabeth
Dante. An essay by R. W Church( Book )
16 editions published between 1850 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscellaneous essays by R. W Church( Book )
12 editions published between 1888 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gifts of civilisation and other sermons and lectures, delivered at Oxford and at St. Paul's by R. W Church( Book )
26 editions published between 1880 and 1913 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Village sermons preached at Whatley by R. W Church( Book )
25 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discipline of the Christian character by R. W Church( Book )
23 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pascal and other sermons by R. W Church( Book )
19 editions published between 1895 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of that learned and judicious divine, Mr. Richard Hooker: with an account of his life and death by Richard Hooker( Book )
14 editions published between 1858 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features a listing of the works of English theologian Richard Hooker (1553 or 1554-1600), provided by Anniina Jokinen. Offers access to excerpts of some of the works
Human life and its conditions : sermons preached before the University of Oxford in 1876-1878 with three ordinatin sermons by R. W Church( Book )
13 editions published between 1878 and 1979 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cathedral and university sermons by R. W Church( Book )
14 editions published between 1892 and 1979 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christianity and civilisation; five lectures delivered at St. Paul's cathedral, London by R. W Church( Book )
11 editions published between 1914 and 1979 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
St. Cyril of Jerusalem's lectures on the Christian sacraments: the Procatechesis and the five Mystagogical catecheses by Cyril( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Temper Self-discipline : two addresses to the clergy delivered in St. Paul's Cathedral by R. W Church( )
7 editions published between 1800 and 1880 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Church 1815-1890 Dean
Church, R. W.
Church, R. w. 1815-1890
Church, Richard 1815-1890
Church, Richard W.
Church, Richard William.
Church, Richard William 1815-1890
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