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The book of martyrs

John Foxe

The book of martyrs

containing an account of the sufferings & death of the Protestants in the reign of Queen Mary the First. Illustrated with copper-plates. Originally written by Mr. John Fox. Now carefully revis"d & corrected with a recommendatory preface by the Revd. Mr. Madan.

by John Foxe

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Published by Publish"d as the act directs, Octr, 12th, 1776, for H. Trapp, Pater-noster Row in [London] .
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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 215, no. 2.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],iv,815,[5]p.,plates
Number of Pages815
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16938608M

A Christian classic that's inspired and challenged believers for more than four centuries! From the stoning of Stephen to his own perilous timeReformation-era EnglandFoxe chronicles the lives, suffering, and triumphant deaths of Christian martyrs and traces the roots of religious persecution. Includes a preface that places Foxe's masterpiece in spiritual and historical context. pages /5(12). Foxe's Book of Martyrs. by John Foxe. avg. rating Ratings. Reformation-era EnglandJohn Foxe recounts the lives, sufferings, and triumphant deaths of dozens of Christian martyrs. Some were people of rank and influence. Some were ordinary folk. Some were even.

The New Book of Martyrs book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entit /5. The book is illustrated throughout by woodcuts, some of them symbolizing the triumph of the Reformation, most of them depicting the sufferings of the martyrs. The Convocation of the English Church ordered in that copies of the "Book of Martyrs" should be . This book was first published in Second only to the Bible and Book of Common Prayer, John Foxe's Acts and Monuments, known as the Book of Martyrs, was the most influential book published in England during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Book of Martyrs, FOXE’S.—John Foxe was born at Boston in Lincolnshire, England, in , and was educated at Magdalen School and College, joined the more extreme Reformers early in life and under Edward VI acted as tutor to the children of the recently beheaded Earl of Surrey. Merger proposal. This is a procedural proposal after this. Foxe's Book of Martyrs and The Acts and Monuments need to be merged; they are two titles of the same work. Cúchullain t /c , 17 November (UTC). Cautious Support/Question; Cúchullainis right to say "they are two titles of the same work", ONLY if we're referring to any of the nine _authorized_ editions of (AM ). The Book of Martyrs, by John Foxe, is an English Protestant account of the persecutions of Protestants, many of whom had died for their beliefs within the decade immediately preceding its first publication. It was first published by John Day, in Lavishly illustrated with many woodcuts, it was the largest publishing project undertaken in.


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He knew that dangers lay in forgetting the martyrs-in being insensitive to their were men who triumphantly donned the armor of God--the belt of Brand: Whitaker House.Download pdf Day (or Daye) (c.

– 23 July ) was an English Protestant specialised in printing and distributing Protestant literature and pamphlets, and produced many small-format religious books, such as ABCs, sermons, and translations of found fame, however, as the publisher of John Foxe's Actes and Monuments, also known as the Book of Martyrs, the largest and most Occupation: Protestant printer.The book is written as a novel, ebook at the same time it offers an abundance of quotes from primary sources, such as diaries, letters, memoirs, testimonies, and depositions.

The story, therefore, unfolds in front of the reader in a most lively and vibrant style.