The Silent Rebellion: Anglican Religious Communities 1845-1900 - A. M. AllchinS. C. M. Press, 1958, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper very slightly rubbed at the edges. Edges of the text block lightly tanned. Slight offset to the blanks. Text complete, clean and tight.
From the cover: “The subject of this book is the silent rebellion against worldly values and standards (and the waste of women’s lives often involved), in which the Religious Communities of the Church of England have been engaged for more than a century. Gradually welcomed by the Church as a means of supplying many pressing social and evangelistic needs, but for long misunderstood even by some of their sympathizers, the communities themselves knew that their primary calling was not to do, but to be.
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 256
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