For an online biography of John Bunyan, a seventeenth-century English writer, click here. As for The Pilgrim’s Progress, it was an allegory of the Christian life, influenced by Bunyan’s own Christian theology. C. S. Lewis detailed the journey in reverse in his allegory The Pilgrim’s Regress.
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