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Bunyan Characters (2nd Series) Alexander Whyte

Bunyan Characters (2nd Series)

Alexander Whyte

Published October 16th 2014
ISBN : 9781502736567
Paperback
198 pages
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[...]which they have acted till they have become a habit and then a character, that character which they themselves are and will remain. See the variety of John Bunyans characters, a richer and a more endless variety than are the features of theirMore[...]which they have acted till they have become a habit and then a character, that character which they themselves are and will remain. See the variety of John Bunyans characters, a richer and a more endless variety than are the features of their faces. Christian and Christiana, Obstinate and Pliable, Mr. Fearing and Mr. Feeblemind, Temporary and Talkative, Mr. By-ends and Mr. Facing-both-ways, Simple, Sloth, Presumption, that brisk lad Ignorance, and the genuine Mr. Brisk himself. And then Captain Boasting, Mr. High-mind, Mr. Wet-Eyes, and so on, through a less known (but equally well worth knowing) company of municipal and military characters in the Holy War. We shall see, as we proceed, how this and that character in Bunyan was formed and deformed. But let us ask in this introductory lecture if we can find out any law or principle [...].