Acts and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the church: with an universall historie 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 bloudy times, horrible troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, fought and wrough as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practised by Romish prelats, especially in this realme of England and Scotland.

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Author

John Foxe

Title

Acts and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the church: with an universall historie 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 bloudy times, horrible troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, fought and wrough as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practised by Romish prelats, especially in this realme of England and Scotland.

Date

1631

Place

London

Publisher

Printed by Adam Islip, Fœlix Kingston and Robert Young

Language

English
Latin

Edition

Now againe, as it was recognised, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, M. John Fox, the seventh time newly imprinted whereunto are annexed certaine additions of like persecutions which have happened in these later times.

Contributor

Richard Rolle
Robert Rolle
Richard Rolle
Hugh Fortescue
Arthur Fortescue

Note

CONDITION:
A continuation of the histories of forrein martyrs" (1632): volume 3, pages [1-14] (fifth group), and [1]-106 [i.e. 108] at end; pages 105-106 repeated in numbering.

PAGINATION:
Volume 1: [126], 754, 765-1034 pages; volume 2: 113, 112-788 pages; volume 3: [2], 584, 595-1030, [126], [14], 106 [i.e. 108] pages.

SIGNATURES:
Volume 1: [pi]⁴, [2 paragraph]⁸, [3 paragraph]⁸, )(⁶, (A)-(H)⁴, (I)⁶, A-Z⁶, Aa-Zz⁶, Aaa-Zzz⁶, Aaaa-Pppp⁶, Qqqq⁸ (leaf [pi]1 blank & wanting); volume 2: A-I⁶, K⁸, L-Z⁶, Aa-Zz⁶, Aaa-Ttt⁶, Uuu⁴; volume 3: A-Z⁶, Aa-Zz⁶, Aaa-Zzz⁶, Aaaa-Pppp⁶, Qqqq⁸, Rrrr-Zzzz, Aaaaa⁴-Ggggg⁴, A-O⁴, P⁶.

CONTENT:
Volumes 2 & 3 have special title-page dated 1631 and separate paging. Volume 2: The second volume of the ecclesiasticall historie ... from the time of King Henry the eighth, vntill the beginning of the reigne of Queene Mary. Volume 3: The third volume of the ecclesiasticall historie ... from the time of Queen Maries entring vpon the Crowne, to the reigne of our late gracious soveraigne Queen Elizabeth of blessed memorie ... whereunto are annexed certaine additiones, vnto the time of our soueraigne Lord King Charles now raigning.

IMPRINT:
London : Printed by Adam Islip, Fœlix Kingston and Robert Young, 1631-1632.

Imprint information varies.

3 volumes : illustrations (1 folded), map ; 36 cm. (folio).

CITATION/REFERENCES:
STC 11228.

Library Catalog

https://crrs.ca/rare_books/crrs-rare-book-retrieval-requests/

Number of Volumes

Three

Call Number

BR1600 .F62 1632 v.1
BR1600 .F62 1632 v.2
BR1600 .F62 1632 v.3

URL

Item Type

Book

Collection

Citation

John Foxe, “Acts and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the church: with an universall historie 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 bloudy times, horrible troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, fought and wrough as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practised by Romish prelats, especially in this realme of England and Scotland.,” Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies (CRRS) Rare Book Collection, accessed February 9, 2023, https://crrs.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/8064.

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