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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rounding, Virginia
Dewey number
272/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1607
LC item number
.R68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
Copyright
Note
First published in Great Britain by Macmillan, an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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"
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvi, 459 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250040640
Lccn
2017023617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn967077639
  • (OCoLC)967077639
Label
The burning time : Henry VIII, Bloody Mary, and the Protestant martyrs of London, Virginia Rounding
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Great Britain by Macmillan, an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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"
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvi, 459 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250040640
Lccn
2017023617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn967077639
  • (OCoLC)967077639

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