Tagged: Isaac Watts

Tessa Whitehouse – The Textual Culture of English Protestant Dissent 1720-1800 0

Tessa Whitehouse – The Textual Culture of English Protestant Dissent 1720-1800

It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce the publication on 17 December 2015 of Tessa Whitehouse’s book The Textual Culture of English Protestant Dissent 1720-1800 (Oxford University Press). Publisher’s note: ‘Religious dissenters and...

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...