Normal Price: $163.95
Your Price: $147.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $16.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $7.38 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Joseph Priestley by Isabel Rivers
Book DescriptionJoseph Priestley was one of the most remarkable thinkers of the eighteenth century. Best known today as the scientist who discovered oxygen, he also made major contributions in the fields of education, politics, philosophy, and theology. This collection of essays by a team of experts covers the full range of Priestley's work and provides a new and up to date account of all his activities, together with a summary of his life and an account of his last years in America. The book will re-establish him as a major intellectual figure in Britain and America in the second half of the eighteenth century.
Buy Joseph Priestley book by Isabel Rivers from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780199215300
(222mm x 144mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 17-Jan-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Isabel Rivers
Dissenting Praise, Hardback (March 2011)
The first comprehensive study of the dissenting hymn in England and Wales. The chapters cover a wide range of topics, including the style, language, and theology of hymns; their editing, publication, and reception; their role in promoting evangelical Christianity; their shaping of denominational identities; and the practice of hymn-singing.
Reason, Grace, and Sentiment: Volume 2, Shaftesbury to Hume, Paperback (October 2005)
Second volume of widely praised study of religion and ethics in the eighteenth century.
Reason, Grace, and Sentiment: Volume 1, Whichcote to Wesley, Paperback (October 2005)
Rivers examines the rise of Anglican moral religion during the period 1660-1780, and the reactions against it.
Classical and Christian Ideas in English Renaissance Poetry, Paperback (December 1994)» View all books by Isabel Rivers
A new introduction and a fully updated bibliography make the second edition of this established text an indispensable resource for students and teachers of English poetry.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Joseph Priestley book by Isabel Rivers and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Isabel Rivers
David L. Wykes is Director, Dr Williams's Library, London, and Co-Director, Dr Williams's Centre for Dissenting Studies.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.