The book of martyrs
John Foxe

The book of martyrs

containing an account of the sufferings and death of the Protestants in the reign of Queen Mary the First. Illustrated with copper-plates. Originally written by Mr. John Fox: and now revised and corrected with a recommendatory preface by the Revd: Mr: Madan.

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Published by printed and sold by John Fuller in London .

About the Book

"Acts and monuments of matters most special and memorable, happening in the church with an universal history of the same. Wherein is set forth at large, the whole race and course of the church, from the primitive age to these later times of ours, with the bloody times, horrible troubled, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ ... Whereunto are annexed certain additions of like persecutions which have happened in these later times. To which also is added the life of the author both in Latine and English." (Taken from the MARC record.)

Edition Notes

Eighteenth Century -- reel 9881, no. 01.
Other Titles
Book of martyrs

The Physical Object

[6],717,[1]p.,plates :

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