The Resource 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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, Mr. John Fox ; 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

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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, Mr. John Fox ; 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

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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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader
Title
Acts and monuments of matters most special and memorable, happening in the church
Title remainder
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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader
Statement of responsibility
by the author, Mr. John Fox ; 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
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • englat
  • eng
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Cataloging source
KSU
Citation location within source
F2036
Citation source
Wing
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1516-1587
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foxe, John
Dewey number
272
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1658-1730
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sturt, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foxe, John
  • Christian martyrs
  • Church history
  • Church history
  • Persecution
  • Persecution
  • England
  • England
  • Scotland
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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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, Mr. John Fox ; 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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First complete English ed. published in 1563 under title: Actes and monuments of these latter and perillous dayes, touching matters of the church
  • "A table of tables" [i.e. index]: prelim. p. v. 1 [60]-[68]; "table" v. 3 p. [1]-[44] at end
  • Vols. 2-3 have title: The second [ -third] volume of the ecclesiastical history : containing the acts and monuments of martyrs ..
  • Frontispiece port. engraved by John Sturt
  • Numerous errors in paging
Control code
ocm02114747
Dimensions
40 cm.
Edition
The ninth ed.
Extent
3 v. ([123], 895 p. ; [2], 551, 131 p. ; [2], 959, [44] p.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
1420470
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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 troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practiced by Romish prelates, especially in this realm of England and Scotland : now again, as it was recognized, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, Mr. John Fox ; 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
Publication
Note
  • First complete English ed. published in 1563 under title: Actes and monuments of these latter and perillous dayes, touching matters of the church
  • "A table of tables" [i.e. index]: prelim. p. v. 1 [60]-[68]; "table" v. 3 p. [1]-[44] at end
  • Vols. 2-3 have title: The second [ -third] volume of the ecclesiastical history : containing the acts and monuments of martyrs ..
  • Frontispiece port. engraved by John Sturt
  • Numerous errors in paging
Control code
ocm02114747
Dimensions
40 cm.
Edition
The ninth ed.
Extent
3 v. ([123], 895 p. ; [2], 551, 131 p. ; [2], 959, [44] p.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
1420470

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