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John Foxe and his World (St Andrews Studies in Reformation by Christopher Highley,John N. King

By Christopher Highley,John N. King

curiosity in John Foxe and his highly influential textual content Acts and Monuments is very bright at this time. This quantity, the 3rd to come up from a chain of foreign colloquia on Foxe, collects essays via tested and up-and-coming students. It largely embraces 5 significant parts of early sleek stories: Roman Catholicism, ladies and gender, visible tradition, the historical past of the ebook and historiography. Patrick Collinson offers a whole assessment of the sector of Foxe stories and additional essays position Foxe and his paintings in the context in their times.

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