Actes and monuments of these latter and perillous dayes : touching matters of the Church, wherein ar comprehended and described the great persecutions [and] horrible troubles, that haue bene wrought and practised by the Romishe prelates, speciallye in this realme of England and Scotlande, from the yeare of our Lorde a thousande, vnto the tyme nowe present. Gathered and collected according to the true copies [and] wrytinges certificatorie, as wel of the parties them selues that suffered, as also out of the bishops registers, which wer the doers therof, by Iohn Foxe.

Author
Foxe, John, 1516-1587 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Imprinted at London : By Iohn Day, dwellyng ouer Aldersgate. Cum priuilegio Regi[a]e Maiestatis, [1563 (20 March)]
Description
2 v. ([24], 1741 [i.e. 1807], [41] p., [5] woodcut inserts) : ill. ; 30 x 21 cm.

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Subject(s)
MartyrsGreat BritainEarly works to 1800 [Browse]
Printer
Bookseller
Notes
  • This catalogue record is derived in large part from a record for a microform.
  • Colophon reads: Imprinted at London by Iohn Day dwelling ouer Aldersgate, beneth saynt Martins, anno. 1563. the. 20. of March. .. These bookes are to be sold at his shop vnder the gate.
  • Partly paginated and partly foliated; numbering extremely irregular. Signatures: *² [fleuron]⁴ B-F⁶ G-I *I *I*² **I*¹ K-Y⁶ Aa-Tt⁶ Vv Xx-Yy⁶ AA-YY⁶ AAa-KKk⁶ *KKk⁶ LLl-YYy⁶ AAA-YYY⁶ AAAa-VVVv⁶ *VVVv⁶ XXXx-YYYy⁶ AAAA-MMMM⁶ NNNN OOOO-PPPP⁶ PPPP[pointing hand]¹ QQQQ-VVVV⁴.
  • Kalender printed in red and black.
  • Includes index.
Binding note
WHS shelf-list has note: Binding, English? 16th cent.?
Provenance
WHS copy acquired 1/16/39 from Quaritch; inv. 1000.
References
STC (2nd ed.) 11222.
Other title(s)
Book of martyrs.
OCLC
64451939
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