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William Penn, 1644-1718

William Wistar Comfort

William Penn, 1644-1718

a tercentenary estimate

by William Wistar Comfort

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Published by University of Pennsylvania press, H. Milford, Oxford university press in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

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  • Penn, William, -- 1644-1718

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    Statementby William Wistar Comfort ..
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., 185 p.
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17910341M

    William Penn (–) played a crucial role in the articulation of religious liberty as a philosophical and political value during the second half of the seventeenth century and as a core element of the classical liberal tradition in general. Penn was not only one of the most vocal spokesmen. They had a child, William Markham who, as first cousin of the Quaker William Penn, became, for many years, Deputy Governor of Pennsylvania and later Governor of Delaware). , son, George Giles was born. , son, William (the future Admiral Sir William Penn and father of the Quaker, William Penn.

    Penn, William, Online books by this author are available.. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere.. Narrower terms: Penn, William, -- Christian-Quaker; Penn, William, -- Defense of Gospel truths. When William Penn sat down to write a frame of government and a constitution for his new province, he had plenty of available inspiration. Anyone with his interests would be familiar with the outstanding efforts to create an ideal government: the Old Testament, Plato with his ideal Republic, Lycurgus and his laws, Rome, Venice, the French absolute monarchy, the government of the Netherlands.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Comfort, William Wistar, William Penn, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press; London, H. William Penn, –, English Quaker, founder of Pennsylvania, , England; son of Sir William Penn. Early Life He was expelled () from Oxford for his religious nonconformity and was then sent by his father to the Continent to overcome his leanings toward Puritanism.


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