Book of Martyrs
John Foxe

Book of Martyrs

or a history of the lives, sufferings, and triuphant deaths of the primitive as well as protestant martyrs ; from the commencement of Christianity to the latest periods of pagan and popish persecution ; to which is added an account of the inquisition ; the Bartholomew massacre in France ; the general persecution under Louis XIV ; the massacre in the Irish rebellion in the year 1641 ; and the recent persecutions of the Protestants in the south of France

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Published by Printed by Philemon Canfield in Hartford .
Written in English.

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

Bound in brown leather; stamped in gold

The Physical Object

Pagination
2 p. l., [iii-xxiv], [25]-589 [1] p., 2 l. :
Number of pages
589

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL15466720M

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