A brief historical relation of the most material passages and persecut ...
John Foxe

A brief historical relation of the most material passages and persecutions of the Church of Christ, from the death of our Saviour, to the time of William the Conqueror

Collected out of the Acts and monuments of the church, written by Mr. Fox; and compiled in the three first books of the said book of martyrs, written by the same author. Viz. The first book of the Acts and monuments, containing the three hundred years next after Christ, with the ten first persecutions of the primitive church. The second book, containing the next three hundred years following, with such things as especially followed and hapned in England, from the time of King Lucius to Gregorius, and to the time of King Egbert. The third book, containing the next three hundred years, from the raign of King Egbert, unto the time of Willliam the Conqueror. Collected by Jacob Bauthumley

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Published by Printed for William Redmayne at the Crown upon Addle Hill in London .
Written in English.

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"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

First two leaves blank

Item at reel 1922:17 identified as Wing B1168 ("no entry" in Wing 2nd ed., 1994)

Reproductions of original in the British Library

Wing (2nd ed.) F2037

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1985, 1989. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1632:65 and 1922:17).

Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 1632:65, Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 1922:17
Early works to 1800
Other Titles
Book of martyrs

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[16], 200 p
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