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The Development of High and Evangelical Calvinism to c.1860

Ian J. Shaw

in High Calvinists in Action: Calvinism and the City - Manchester and London, c. 1810-1860

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250776
eISBN:
9780191600739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250774.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The development of Calvinism to c.1860 is explored, from its roots in the work of John Calvin to early nineteenth‐century proponents. Key figures in the development of evangelical Calvinism were ... More


William Nunn (1786–1840)

Ian J. Shaw

in High Calvinists in Action: Calvinism and the City - Manchester and London, c. 1810-1860

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250776
eISBN:
9780191600739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250774.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

William Nunn was the Anglican minister of St Clement's Church, Manchester, situated in an area of significant poverty. His ministerial response to the urban environment was shaped by the formative ... More


Street Traders, Hawkers, and Pedlars

Claire Holleran

in Shopping in Ancient Rome: The Retail Trade in the Late Republic and the Principate

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199698219
eISBN:
9780191741326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698219.003.0006
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

Street traders, hawkers, and peddlers were an integral part of the retail trade in Rome. This chapter analyses the literary, archaeological, and pictorial evidence for these retailers. Street trading ... More


Women in the London Book Trade

Paula McDowell

in The Women of Grub Street: Press, Politics, and Gender in the London Literary Marketplace 1678-1730

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198183952
eISBN:
9780191674143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198183952.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, 18th-century Literature

Chapter 1 discusses women printers, publishers, booksellers, ballad-singers, hawkers, and other material producers and distributors of printed texts. It provides an overview of their commercial ... More


Other Poets

Paul Turner

in Victorian Poetry, Drama and Miscellaneous Prose 1832–1890

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198122395
eISBN:
9780191671401
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198122395.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Victorian poets are often interesting, either because of their own eccentricity, or else because they were so popular with contemporary readers. John Keble’s motto, ‘Don’t be original’ kept him well ... More


Grand Designs

Geoffrey Jones

in British Multinational Banking, 1830-1990

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206026
eISBN:
9780191676925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206026.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

This chapter discusses the situation of British multinational banks twenty-five years after the end of the Second World War. British multinational banks survived despite much deterioration in ... More


Contested Ground

Robert C. Davis and Garry R. Marvin

in Venice, the Tourist Maze: A Cultural Critique of the World's Most Touristed City

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520238039
eISBN:
9780520937802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238039.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Recent campaigns to entice tourists into Venice's back streets have been motivated largely by the premise that it is desirable to relieve pressure on the city's overcrowded core around Piazza San ... More


Crying the News: A History of America's Newsboys

Vincent DiGirolamo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780195320251
eISBN:
9780190933258
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195320251.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

From the brilliant Benjamin Franklin to the dauntless Ragged Dick and the high-kicking Jack Kelley, hero of the Disney musical Newsies, newsboys have long commanded attention as symbols of struggle ... More


Falconry in Anglo-Saxon England

Robin S. Oggins

in The Kings and Their Hawks: Falconry in Medieval England

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100587
eISBN:
9780300130386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100587.003.0003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter focuses on falconry in Anglo-Saxon England. The history of falconry in England begins as the history of a royal sport. The growth of royal interest in falconry led to requirements that ... More


English Royal Falconry, William I to Henry II

Robin S. Oggins

in The Kings and Their Hawks: Falconry in Medieval England

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300100587
eISBN:
9780300130386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300100587.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter discusses the English royal falconry from the period of William I to Henry II. Domesday and its satellites name six of King William's hawkers as landholders. William's hawkers and ... More


Blason Sonore: Street Cries in the City

Aimée Boutin

in City of Noise: Sound and Nineteenth-Century Paris

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039218
eISBN:
9780252097263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039218.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Street cries had long defined the ambiance of Paris in the nineteenth century. From the Middle Ages through to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, street cries were used by hawkers to ... More


Gangs and Anti-Social Behaviour

in The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750-1900

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316999
eISBN:
9781846317064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317064.019
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores the history of gangs and anti–social behaviour in Liverpool during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. It suggests that present–day concerns about anti–social behaviour go ... More


England and Wales

Michael J. Braddick

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture: Volume One: Cheap Print in Britain and Ireland to 1660

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199287048
eISBN:
9780191803468
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199287048.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

The chapter discusses cheap print businesses in England. Cheap print was very significant in the provision of materials and information to ordinary people, including those who were not able to read. ... More


The Market: Physical Aspects

Daniel Sperber

in The City in Roman Palestine

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195098822
eISBN:
9780197560914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195098822.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

One of the most distinctive features of the urban landscape in antiquity was undoubtedly the marketplace or, more exactly, the market area. In Roman Palestine this at times was organized around a ... More


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