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After Watts

J. R. Watson

in The English Hymn

Published in print August 1999 | ISBN: 9780198270027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600784 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/019827002X.003.0008
 After Watts

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Discusses the hymns of Watts’ contemporaries, and those who were influenced by him. Reviews Joseph Addison and The Spectator; the response to Newtonian physics; and the continuity of the Dissenting tradition in the hymns of Philip Doddridge, Anne Steele, and Benjamin Beddome.

Keywords: Addison; Baptists; Beddome; Dissent; Doddridge; Independents; Steele

Chapter.  12738 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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