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Foxe's Book of martyrs and early modern print culture

Author: John N King
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"John N. King offers the most comprehensive investigation yet of the compilation, printing, publication, illustration, and reception of the Book of Martyrs. He charts its reception across different editions by learned and unlearned, sympathetic and antagonistic readers. The many illustrations included here, most of which are reproduced for the first time, introduce readers to the visual features of early printed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: John Foxe; John Foxe; John Foxe; John Foxe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John N King
ISBN: 9780521863810 0521863813 9781139131988 1139131982
OCLC Number: 71646023
Description: xviii, 351 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The compilation of the book --
The Book of martyrs in the printing house --
Viewing the pictures --
Reading the pages.
Responsibility: John N. King.
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