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Author Riso, Mary, 1960- author.

Title The narrative of the good death : the evangelical deathbed in Victorian England / Mary Riso
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series Ashgate Methodist studies series
Ashgate Methodist studies series.
Contents 1. The cultural landscape of evangelical nonconformist death -- 2. Obituaries as literature : form and content -- 3. Evangelical nonconformist theology and deathbed piety -- 4. The claims of heaven and earth : social background and social mobility -- 5. The old dissent and the new dissent : denominational variations -- 6. The infinite in the finite : the romantic spirit and nonconformist death -- 7. Last words : the experience of death -- 8. The good death and a good life
Notes First published 2015 by Ashgate Publishing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-261) and indexes
Subject Death -- England -- History -- 19th century
Dissenters, Religious -- England -- Obituaries
Dissenters, Religious -- England -- History -- 19th century
Methodist Church -- England -- History -- 19th century
Methodists -- England -- Obituaries
Death.
Dissenters, Religious.
Methodist Church.
Methodists.
England.
Genre/Form History.
Obituaries.
Form Electronic book
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