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"We are all human and fall short of where we need to be. We must never stop trying to be the best we can be." -- Richard Adams
Richard Adams (ca. 1626 — 7 February 1698), a non-conforming English Presbyterian divine, author of various sermons and other writings in divinity, was the grandson of Richard Adams, the rector of Woodchurch, in the part of Cheshire which is called the hundred of Wirral, and son of Charles Adams, who, with his brother Randall, was brought up to the church, and became the father of four Adams ... Richard, Peter, Thomas, and Charles, who were all clergymen.

Adams was admitted to Brasenose College, Oxford on 24 March 1646, where he became fellow, and took his master's degree in 1651. In 1655 he was settled in the church of St. Mildred, Bread-street, London, where he was a very useful preacher, and was regarded as an ornament to his function. Being unable to comply with the terms of ministerial conformity settled on the restoration of Charles II, he resigned the living, but continued to reside in London, where, when the times allowed of non-conforming services being publicly conducted, he became pastor of a small congregation of Presbyterian dissenters, whose place of worship was situated in Parish-street, in the Borough. In this situation he remained till his death on 7 February 1698. A sermon preached on occasion of his death, by John Howe, an eminent non-conforming preacher was printed, and contains a strong testimony to his harmless, useful, and holy life.

He was the author of the exposition of the Epistles to the Philippians and Colossians in the supplement to Poole's Annotations, and of various printed sermons. He joined Edward Veal, another non-conforming minister in writing prefaces to several of the treatises of Stephen Charnock.

He published also two works of his brother Thomas Adams; namely, Protestant Union, and The Main Principles of the Christian Religion, 8vo. 1675.

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Total Books: 239
Watership Down
2014 - Watership Down (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781780746623
ISBN-10: 1780746628
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The Tyger Voyage
2013 - The Tyger Voyage (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781567924916
ISBN-10: 1567924913
Genre: Children's Books
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Tales from Watership Down
2012 - Tales From Watership Down [Vintage] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780307950192
ISBN-10: 0307950190
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Plague Dogs A Novel
2011 - The Plague Dogs a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781441789266
ISBN-10: 144178926X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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A Commentary on the Prayer Book
2009 - A Commentary on the Prayer Book (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781150102493
ISBN-10: 1150102497
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The Plague Dogs
2008 - The Plague Dogs (Other)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781439564677
ISBN-10: 1439564671
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A Commentary On The Prayer Book For The Use Of Overworked Pastors And Teachers In The Church And School
Maia
2008 - Maia (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781585677047
ISBN-10: 1585677043
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Unten am Fluss
2006 - Unten Am Fluss (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783407740106
ISBN-10: 3407740107
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The Complete Iggy Pop
2006 - The Complete Iggy Pop (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781905287024
ISBN-10: 190528702X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment
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The Last Of The Wild Horses
2005 - The Last of the Wild Horses (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781554070145
ISBN-10: 1554070147
Genres: Science & Math, Outdoors & Nature
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Shardik
2004 - Shardik (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780715633311
ISBN-10: 0715633317
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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SparkNotes Reader's Companion Watership Down
2004 - Sparknotes Reader's Companion Watership Down (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781582880952
ISBN-10: 1582880956
Genre: Reference
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Farmacologia Y Terapeutica Veterinaria
2003 - Farmacologia Y Terapeutica Veterinaria (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788420010007
ISBN-10: 8420010006
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wwwadvertising
2003 - Wwwadvertising [Design Directories] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781844030361
ISBN-10: 1844030369
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WwwAdvertising Advertising and Marketing on the World Wide Web
2003 - Wwwadvertising Advertising and Marketing on the World Wide Web [Design Directories] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780823058617
ISBN-10: 0823058611
Genres: Business & Money, Computers & Technology
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Unten am Fluss Watership Down
2002 - Unten Am Fluss Watership Down (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783453199880
ISBN-10: 345319988X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Outlandish Knight
2001 - The Outlandish Knight (Other)Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780727870339
ISBN-10: 0727870335
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Watership Down Fiver's Bad Luck
2000 - Watership Down Fiver's Bad Luck [Watership Down] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780099411895
ISBN-10: 009941189X
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Watership Down Hawkbit's Discovery
2000 - Watership Down Hawkbit's Discovery [Watership Down] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780099411925
ISBN-10: 009941192X
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Watership Down Fiver's Dream
2000 - Watership Down Fiver's Dream [Watership Down Mini Treasures] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780099408277
ISBN-10: 0099408279
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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2000 - Watership Down Hazel the Brave [Watership Down Mini Treasures] (Paperback)
2000 - Watership Down the Hidden World [Watership Down] (Paperback)
2000 - Watership Down Count with Fiver [Watership Down] (Other)
1998 - More Ideas for Science Projects Revised Ed [Experimental Science] (Other)Paperback
1998 - Ideas for Science Projects [Experimental Science] (Paperback)Paperback
1996 - Frommer's Australia [4th ed] (Paperback)Paperback
1994 - For a Better World a Social Action Guide for Churches [Lynx interactive training courses] (Paperback)
1991 - The Heart of Darkness [Critical Studies, Penguin] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1985 - The Girl in a Swing [Large Print] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1976 - Shardik [Beklan Empire, Bk 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Adventures of Gavin Maxwell [Ward Lock Educational lives] (Paperback)Hardcover