Memories of Jordans and the Chalfonts and the Early Friends in the ChilternHundreds. Second Edition

By: SUMMERS, W. H. ELLWOOD, Thomas

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SUMMERS, W. H. Memories of Jordans and the Chalfonts and the Early Friends in the Chiltern Hundreds. Second Edition. London : Headley Brothers / New York : Friends' Book and Tract Committee, 1904. Pp (4),v-xii,(2),[1]-278, frontispiece + 8 plates. Index. 8vo, illustrated yellow cloth, front board and spine lettered in green. Contents : Notes to the Second Edition. 1. Introductory. 2. The Family at Chalfont Grange. 3. Ellwood's Second Visit to Chalfont. 4. How Thomas Ellwood became a Quaker. 5. Father and Son. 6. EllwoodShocks the Puritans of Maidenhead. 7. Changes and Chances. 8. Patient Endu rance. 9. An Adventure at Beaconsfield. 10. Glimpses of a Great Man. 11. A Quaker Idyll. 12. Persecution Begins Again. 13. Milton at Chalfont St. Giles. 14. A Titled Persecutor. 15. Eixwood's Fourth Imprisonment. 16. Ellwood's Courtship and Marriage. 17. The Building of Woodside Farm. 18. William Penn. 19. The Second Conventicle Act. 20. The Case of Thomas Zachary. 21. Thomas Ellwood at Hunger Hill. 22. William Penn's First Marriage. 23. William Penn at Rickmansworth. 24. Fightings Within and Fears Without. 25. The LastDays of Isaac and Mary Penington. 26. Two Justices of the Peace. 27. The L ast Storms of Persecution. 28. Jordans Meeting House and Stone Dean. 29. Tothe Death of Thomas Ellwood. 30. William Penn's Death and Burial. 31. Rebe kah Butterfield and her Journal. 32. "The Middle Age of Quakerism". A worn,smudged and foxed copy, flyleaf clipped. As is. 40.00

Title: Memories of Jordans and the Chalfonts and the Early Friends in the ChilternHundreds. Second Edition

Author Name: SUMMERS, W. H. ELLWOOD, Thomas

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Publisher: Headley Brothers / Friends' Book and Tract Committee, London / New York, 1904,:

Seller ID: 112299

Keywords: QUAKERS WNGLISH BRITISH RELIGION QUAKERISM SOCIETY OF FRIENDS CHALFONT FAMILY HISTORY,