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SELINA: COUNTESS OF HUNTINGDON, COOK, F- Deeply admired by her contemporaries such as King George III, Henry Venn and George Whitefield, Selina Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon (1707-1791), left an indelible mark on the Evangelical Awakening of the 18th Century. Closely involved with the burgeoning Methodist movement, she gave herself unstintingly to the cause of Christ, contributing to the construction of many chapels. Through her tireless labors, her heart's desire was that the "dear Lamb of God, my best, my eternal, my only Friend, should have all dedicated to His service and glory." 478 pp.