Mercurius Davidicus, Or, a Patterne of Loyall Devotion, Wherein King David Sends His Pietie to King Charles, His Subjects [Passages Extr. Or Paraphras
Published in 1648, this unique devotional book is a fascinating example of the role of literature in a time of political upheaval. Mercurius Davidicus is a collection of psalms, prayers, and hymns, written in honor of King Charles I during the English Civil War. While the book was intended as a form of propaganda, it also contains beautiful language and heartfelt expressions of faith. This edition includes an introduction and annotations, providing historical context and shedding light on the book's significance.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 80
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.17in - 0.27lb
- EAN: 9781022765641
- Categories: • General• Christian Living - Devotional