Fox's original and complete book of martyrs
John Foxe

Fox's original and complete book of martyrs

or, an universal history of martyrdom. ... of all the glorious Protestant martyrs, during the reign of Queen Mary the First. To which will be added, a ... history of the ... primitive martyrs, ... The whole originally composed by the Rev. John Fox, ... A new edition. Now carefully revised by Paul Wright, ... Assisted by other ministers of the gospel. ... Embellished with near 300 elegant engravings.

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Published by printed [by R. Balfe] for, and sold wholesale and retail, by Alex. Hogg, and by most other booksellers and newsmen in London .
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

Printer's name from verso of titlepage.

"Printed (by assignment from V. Griffith, successor to H. Trapp) for Alex Hogg" (Sig.[pi]2v).

Published in 80 numbered parts.

The pagination is erratic.

With an additional titlepage, engraved, and an index.

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4594, no. 01).

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Book of martyrs.

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