Henry Martyn Saint and Scholar

Henry Martyn Saint and Scholar

by George Smith
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Born in Truro on February 18, 1781, Henry Martyn came from a land the oldest and most isolated in Great Britain; a Celtic people but recently transformed from the rudest to the most courteous and upright; a family created and partly enriched by the great mining industry; and a church which had been the first, in these far-western islands, to receive the teaching of the Apostles of Jesus Christ.
The tin found in the lodes and streams of the Devonian Slates of West Cornwall was the only large source of supply to the world down to Henry Martyn's time. The granite porphyries which form the Land's End had come to be worked only a century before that for the 'bunches' of copper which fill the lines of fault and fissure.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781544626543
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/16/2017
Pages: 450
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.91(d)

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