|Author:||Turner, W. (William), fl. 1687-1701.|
|Title:||An essay upon the works of creation and providence being an introductory discourse to the history of remarkable providences now preparing for the press : to which is added a further specimen of the said work : as also Meditations upon the beauty of holiness / by William Turner ...|
|Publication Info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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An essay upon the works of creation and providence being an introductory discourse to the history of remarkable providences now preparing for the press : to which is added a further specimen of the said work : as also Meditations upon the beauty of holiness / by William Turner ...
Turner, W. (William), fl. 1687-1701.
London: Printed for John Dunton ... and are also sold by Edm. Richardson ..., 1695.
"Meditations upon the beauty of holiness" (p. 111-160) has special t.p.
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"A scheme of the history of remarkable providences, now preparing for the press": p. - at end.
Creation -- Meditations.
Providence and government of God -- Meditations.
Holiness -- Meditations.
To the Worshipful JAMES BUTLER OF Patcham in Sussex, Esq AND HIS Virtuous Consort.
TO THE READERS.
AN ESSAY UPON THE WORKS OF Creation and Providence.
CHAP. I. Of the Greatness of the Heavens.
CHAP. II. Of the Quality of the Heavens.
CHAP. III. Of the Scituation of the Heavens.
CHAP. IV. Of the Stars and Planets.
CHAP. V. Of Comets, Thunder and Lightning, Air and Winds, Storms and Tem∣pests, Hail, Rain, Snow and Frosts, Extraordinary Signs and Apparitions.
CHAP. VI. Of the Continuation of the Heavenly Bodies.
CHAP. VII. Of the Extensiveness of the Heavens.
CHAP. VIII. Of the Glorious Body of the Sun.
To my Dear Friends and Acquaintance in Flintshire, Shropshire and Sussex, &c.
Meditations UPON THE Beauty of Holiness.
The Specimen, Attestations to the Truth of the Christian Reli∣gion, from Atheistical Wits, who had former∣ly denied the Being of God, and disputed with the greatest strength of their Carnal Reason a∣gainst all Religion. — To which is added the penitential Letter written by Sir Duncomb Col∣chester lately deceased, with another Remar∣kable Instance of that nature never yet in Print.
BOOKS lately printed for John Dunton.
Books now in the Press and going to it, Printed for John Dunton.