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CYCLOPÆDIA

OF

ENGLISH LITERATURE

A HISTORY, CRITICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL, OF BRITISH
AND AMERICAN AUTHORS, WITH SPECIMENS

OF THEIR WRITINGS,

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TABLE OF CONTENTS-VOL. III.

THEOLOGIANS.
PAGE

PAGE
Practice and Habit..

38

Bishop Stillingfleet (1635–1699)

Prejudice...

True Wisdom.

39

2
Injudicious Haste in Study.

40

Bishop Ken (1636–1711)..

3

Pleasure and Pain..

41

Archbishop Tenison (1636–1716), Dr.

History

Aldrich (1647-1710).

42

Disputation-Liberty.

43

George Fox (1624—1690).

4

43

Fox's Ill-treatment at Ulverstone

Opposition to New Doctrines.

43

Interview with Oliver Cromwell

Duty of Preserving Health..

43

Cromwell's Last Appearance in Pub-

Sir Isaac Newton (1642–1727)

The Prophetic Language

45

lic..

7

William Penn (1644–1718),

Letters of Newton and Locke...... 47

8

Against the Pride of Noble Birth... 10

Religious Belief of Newton........ 49

Penn's Advice to his Children.. 12

Robert Barclay (1648—1690)..

13

CRITICAL AND MISCELLANEOUS

Against Titles of Honour..

14

Richard Baxter (1651—1691).

15

WRITERS.

Baxter's Judgment of his Writings 17 James Howell (1594–1666)..... 50

Fruits of Experience of Human

Character..

Letter from Venice..

17

51

Letter from Rome.

52

Desire of Approbation.

17

Change in the Estimate of Men's

Description of the Wine Countries. 63

Tales of Travellers..

55

Knowledge...

18

On the Credit due to History.

Sir Thomas Herbert (circa 1610--1682) 55

18

Character of Sir Matthew Hale....

Sir Thomas Browne (1605—1682). 56

19

Observance of the Sabbath in Bax-

Oblivion

59

ter's Youth.....

19

Light the Shadow of God

61

62

Theological Controversies.

20

Study of God's Works..

John Bunyan (1628–1688)..

20

Ghosts-Of Myself-Charity

62

63

Extracts from Bunyan's Autobio-

Sir Matthew Hale (1609—1676).

63

On Conversation.

graphy.

23

The Golden City.

John Earle (1601-1665).

25

64

Dr John Owen (1616–1683)

The Clown.

28

65

John Howe (1630-1705)..

29

Peter Heylin (1600—1662).

65

Fanaticism of Cromwell's Court... 29

The French..

66

French Love of Dancing.

67

Edmund Calamy (1600—1866), John

Flavel (1627–1691), Matthew Hen-

Owen Feltham (circa 1610_1678).. 67

30

Moderation in Grief.

68

ry (1662–1714)..

Ye cannot serve God and Mammon 31

Limitation of Human Knowledge.. 68

Samuel Rutherford (1600 — 1661),

Against Readiness to take Offence.. 68

68

Thomas Halyburton (1674-1712),

Against Detract.on....

Thomas Boston (1676--1732)..... 32

of Neglect....

69

No Man can be Good to All..

69

Meditation.....

69

METAPHYSICAL AND SCIENTIFIC Abraham Cowley (1618–1667)... 70

WRITERS..

Of Myself..

70

The Spring-tides of Public Affairs. 72

John Locke (1632—1704)...

32 The Antiquity of Agriculture....... 72

Christmas Ceremonies at Cleves... 33 Of Obscurity..

73

Causes 'of Weakness in Men's Un- The Danger of Procrastination..... 74

standings ...

38 Vision of Oliver Cromwell.

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