Reading Experience Database

Listing for Author: William Law


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1700-1799at home all day [...] at Oaks I met with Mr Laws practical discourse on christian perfection [...] I am now reading itJames Clegg William LawA Practical Traetise Upon Christain PerfectionPrint: Book
1850-1899'When she was thirteen or fourteen, [Constance] Maynard's businessman father used to read Monier Williams on the relig...Henry Maynard William LawPrint: Book
1800-1849[Marginalia]Samuel Taylor Coleridge William LawA serious call to a devout and holy lifePrint: Book
1800-1849'I am much pleased by your attention in sending me such [CUT] and confess my weakness that such [CUT] and Z. to Leigh ...James Hogg William Laidlaw'Sagacity of a Shepherd's Dog'Print: Serial / periodical
1700-1799'"When at Oxford, I took up Law's "Serious Call to a Holy Life", expecting to find it a dull book (as such books gener...Samuel Johnson William LawSerious Call to a Devout and Holy Life, APrint: Book
1700-1799'[from an account by Dr Maxwell, an Irish London-based priest friend of Johnson] He much commended Law's "Serious Call...Samuel Johnson William LawSerious Call to a Devout and Holy Life Print: Book
1700-1799'What a fine Book is "Law's Serious Call"! written with such force of Thinking, such purity of Style, & such penetrati...Hester Lynch Thrale William LawSerious Call to a Devout and Holy LifePrint: Book


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