John Brown paints a rich and detailed picture of where John Bunyan lived during his life time and some of the events that transpired during that period. Included are illustrations to help the reader visualize the text. It's evident Brown is fascinated with Bunyan's origins and admired him greatly.
About the Author
Reverend John Brown of Bedford, England was born 1830 and died in 1922. He lived in John Bunyan's home town pastoring in Bunyan's Chapel and working as a church historian and theologian.
He authored an important John Bunyan biography subtitled His Life, Times and Work, and is also credited writing The History of The English Bible, Puritan Preaching in England: A Study of Past and Present, and The Pilgrim Fathers of New England and Their Puritan Successors.
Reverend Brown and his wife, Ada Haydon Ford (1837–1929), had two children, which included the physician Walter Langdon-Brown, and Florence Ada who strove to end poverty and later became the mayor of Cambridge, England. Their grandson is John Maynard Keynes a renowned British economist whose ideas greatly influenced modern macroeconomics.