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Seventeenth Century Published Quaker Verse, Rosemary Moore Oct 2014

Seventeenth Century Published Quaker Verse, Rosemary Moore

Quaker Studies

Early Quakers disapproved of most aspects of popular culture, and before 1661 they published very little verse. During the 1660s some thirty Quaker authors published verse, addressed both to Quakers and to the public. The impetus behind this surge of verse publication was probably the appearance during 1660 and 1661 of a number of papers by John Perrot, a Quaker preacher who had been arrested in Italy and imprisoned by the Inquisition . His writings, which were brought to England, included a considerable amount of poetry. Perrot was released in 1661 and returned to England, feted by many Quakers as a ...


The Poet, Asalean Springfield Oct 2014

The Poet, Asalean Springfield

Sketches: the Online Creative Arts Journal of Tennessee State University

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The Final Harvest, Rick D. Hallbeck Oct 2014

The Final Harvest, Rick D. Hallbeck

Sketches: the Online Creative Arts Journal of Tennessee State University

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Maiden Mantle, Rick D. Hallbeck Oct 2014

Maiden Mantle, Rick D. Hallbeck

Sketches: the Online Creative Arts Journal of Tennessee State University

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My Black Community, Ashley Stewart Oct 2014

My Black Community, Ashley Stewart

Sketches: the Online Creative Arts Journal of Tennessee State University

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