Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2009

432 Pages | 8 Illustrations, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719080500

Bookseller Code (06)


The boxmakers revenge

'Orthodoxy', 'Heterodoxy' and the politics of the parish in early Stuart London

Peter Lake

Published by Manchester University Press

Politics Culture and Society in Early Modern Britain MUP

  • New in Paperback
  • Tells the fascinating story of the legal case between two men of dramatically different religious persuasions shedding light on the religious turmoil of the period
  • Analyses the tensions and contradictions within the 'religion of protestants' that dominated great swathes of the early Stuart church
  • Essential reading for anyone who is interested in the English Civil War and the formation of the religious history of the seventeen century