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The Resource The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London, Virginia Rounding

The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London, Virginia Rounding

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The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London
Title
The burning time
Title remainder
Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Rounding
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an account of the religious persecutions in England under Henry VIII and his daughter, Mary, with a focus on the lives of Baron Richard Rich, who played a role in the persecutions, and John Deane, who managed to avoid them throughout the period
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rounding, Virginia
Dewey number
272/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Christian martyrs
  • Christian heretics
  • Smithfield (London, England)
  • Martyrdom
  • Persecution
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Christian heretics
  • Christian martyrs
  • Martyrdom
  • Persecution
  • England
  • England
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain / Tudor & Elizabethan Era (1485-1603)
  • RELIGION / Christianity / History
Label
The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London, Virginia Rounding
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain by Macmillan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: setting the scene -- Boiling, burning and ambition -- Fuel for the fire -- The making of martyrs -- Recantations and reversals -- Dissolution and discipline -- "Lo, faithless men against me rise" -- Denunciations and near-escapes -- Protestantism in the ascendant -- "Turn, and turn, and turn again" -- Dominicans in Smithfield -- Ceremonies of martyrdom -- "I will pay my vows to thee, oh Smithfield" -- Matters of conscience -- Constancy and conflagration -- Epilogue: "By the light of burning martyrs"
Control code
ocn967077639
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvi, 459 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250040640
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017023617
Other physical details
illustrations, color
System control number
(OCoLC)967077639
Label
The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London, Virginia Rounding
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain by Macmillan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: setting the scene -- Boiling, burning and ambition -- Fuel for the fire -- The making of martyrs -- Recantations and reversals -- Dissolution and discipline -- "Lo, faithless men against me rise" -- Denunciations and near-escapes -- Protestantism in the ascendant -- "Turn, and turn, and turn again" -- Dominicans in Smithfield -- Ceremonies of martyrdom -- "I will pay my vows to thee, oh Smithfield" -- Matters of conscience -- Constancy and conflagration -- Epilogue: "By the light of burning martyrs"
Control code
ocn967077639
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvi, 459 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250040640
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2017023617
Other physical details
illustrations, color
System control number
(OCoLC)967077639

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