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, sought and wrought as well by heathen emperors, as now lately practised by Romish prelats, especially in this realme of England and Scotland. Now againe. The seventh time newly imprinted. Whereunto are annexed certaine additions of like persecutions, which have happened in these later times.
- CA MRUASC C0012-BR1607.F69 1632
Part of Rare book collection
Item is the first of three volumes of a text popularly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, a Protestant history and martyrology first published by John Day in 1563. The book recounts the persecution of Protestants in England and Scotland by the Catholic Church up to 1508.