Tagged: Church records

InvenCaP Blog – Church Books and their Copies 0

InvenCaP Blog – Church Books and their Copies

By Mark Burden I am pleased to report that InvenCaP’s initial survey of dissenting records in national and local record offices is now complete. During this early stage of the project it has been important to consider...

InvenCaP Blog – What is a Dissenting Church Book? 0

InvenCaP Blog – What is a Dissenting Church Book?

By Mark Burden On 27 December 1821 the dissenting antiquarian Benjamin Hanbury supplemented his recent transcription of the eighteenth-century register of Isaac Watts’s church with a description of the original manuscript. This source text had been placed...

A New Edition of the Bunyan Church Book, 1656-1710 0

A New Edition of the Bunyan Church Book, 1656-1710

By Michael Davies, University of Liverpool The purpose of this edition (currently in preparation, and forthcoming from Oxford University Press in 2015) is to provide literary scholars and historians, as well as students and general readers, with...