Barclay, Robert, 1648-1690
- Existence: 1648 - 1690
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Primarily letters of Robert Barclay, a Quaker of the 18th and early 19th century, who established a brewery in England, on topics ranging from financial affairs and land transactions to personal matters.
Robert Barclay's "Apology for the True Christian Divinity," translated into French by Georges Liens, summarizes the early Quaker theological concerns of the beliefs of Friends as Barclay heard them preached by George Fox and other influential Friends.
Robert Ion's undergraduate thesis, entitled "The Theology of Early Friends with Special Reference to that of Isaac Penington," includes a history of Quaker theology, a summary of Isaac Penington's life, and a brief biography of Robert Barclay and William Penn.
Questions proposed by Mr. Charles Gordon concerning the Quakers principles to Robert Barclay's and his answers there-unto and Mr Charles his considerations of the said answers, 1678
Manuscript, copied from the papers of Charles Gordon by his brother, Robert Gordon, concerning questions posted to Robert Barclay regarding the principles of Quakerism. Includes Robert Barclay's answers to Charles Gordon's questions, Charles Gordon's responses to those answers, Robert Barclay's answers to those comments, and, briefly, Robert Barclay's answers to questions posed by Robert Gordon, who transcribed the previous material.
Robert Barclay's defense regarding claims against him after the publication of his "Apology," especially that he was a papist or received special favors from the King. Probably a later manuscript transcription of his vindication.
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- Quakers -- Great Britain 2
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- Americans -- Travel -- England -- History -- 19th century 1
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- Land titles 1
- Poetry -- Women authors -- 19th century 1
- Quakers -- 18th century -- Diaries 1
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- financial records 1 ∧ less