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The Pilgrim

The Pilgrim's Progress

Author: John Bunyan

Year Published: 1678

Description: An allegory in two parts, The Pilgrim's Progress (officially The Pilgrim's Progress from This World to That Which Is to Come; Delivered under the Similitude of a Dream) was written by John Bunyan while imprisoned for preaching religions outside the auspices of the established Church of England. Through its hero's physical journey from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City, it represents the tests a person might face on the spiritual journey to heaven. It is considered one of the most influential works in the English language and experienced wide popularity among early American colonists.

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