Pilgrim's progress Sentence Examples
The Pilgrim's Progress was published in February 1678.
Very striking is the description, like that given six centuries later by Marco Polo, of the quasi-supernatural horrors that beset the lonely traveller in the wilderness - the visions of armies and banners; and the manner in which they are dissipated singularly recalls passages in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress.
In 1680 appeared the Life and Death of Mr Badman; in 1684 the second part of the Pilgrim's Progress.
In 1682 appeared the Holy War, which if the Pilgrim's Progress did not exist, would be the best allegory that ever was written.
He was buried in Bunhill Fields; and many Puritans, to whom the respect paid by Roman Catholics to the reliques and tombs of saints seemed childish or sinful, are said to have begged with their dying breath that their coffins might be placed as near as possible to the coffin of the author of the Pilgrim's Progress.
The Pilgrim's Progress is perhaps the only book about which the educated minority has come over to the opinion of the common people.
It was determined to transform the Pilgrim's Progress into a Tractarian book.
Nobody would have discovered from the original Pilgrim's Progress that the author was not a Paedobaptist.
Southey's edition (1830) of the Pilgrim's Progress contained his Life of Bunyan.
He translated the whole of the Bible and The Pilgrim's Progress into Sechwana.Advertisement
As a child he was remarkably precocious; at six he is said to have been able to repeat large parts of the Bible and of Pilgrim's Progress by heart.
It is a significant circumstance that, for a long time all the numerous editions of the Pilgrim's Progress were evidently meant for the cottage and the servants' hall.