Definition of John Bunyan
1. Noun. English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688).
Generic synonyms: Preacher, Preacher Man, Sermoniser, Sermonizer, Author, Writer
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Literary usage of John Bunyan
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1. The Library of Literary Criticism of English and American Authors by Charles Wells Moulton (1901)
"BROWN, JOHN, 1885, John Bunyan, His Life, Times and Work, pp. 179, 180. ... —VENABLES, EDMUND, 1888, Life of John Bunyan (Great Writers), p. ..."
2. English Literature: Its History and Its Significance for the Life of the by William Joseph Long (1909)
"PROSE WRITERS OF THE PURITAN PERIOD John Bunyan (1628-1688) As there is but one poet great enough to express the Puritan spirit, so there is but one ..."
3. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1830)
"V.— The Pilgrim's Progress, tot/Aa Life of John Bunyan. ... Examined as a source of moral instruction, the biography of John Bunyan, not as it is clipped by ..."
4. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner (1896)
"John Bunyan (1628-1688) BY REV. EDWIN P. PARKER John Bunyan, ... were hanged by the neck till they be dead, John Bunyan would still be alive and well! ..."
5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN, Sidney Lee (1886)
"[Bunyan's Grace Abounding and Relation of his Imprisonment; Doe's The Struggler; Life and Actions of John Bunyan, 1692; Life of John Bunyan, 1700; ..."
6. History of the Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1656 by Samuel Rawson Gardiner (1903)
"Prominent among these enthusiasts was John Bunyan, the tinker of ... Dr. Brown, indeed (John Bunyan, 50), suggests that when he ' fell into ..."