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Digital Image File Name: 
77113
Source Call Number: 
STC 11227 Copy 1 Vol. 1
Source Creator: 
Foxe, John, 1516-1587.
Source Title: 
Actes and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the Church, with an uniuersall historie of the same.
Image Details: 
A table of the X. first persecutions
Source Created or Published: 
Anno Domini, 1610.
Physical Description: 
Large folded plate
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Foxe, John, 1516-1587.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Actes and monuments
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Rerum in ecclesia gestarum commentarii.
Title (Hamnet): 
Actes and monuments of matters most speciall and memorable, happening in the Church, with an vniuersall historie of the same. Wherein is set forth at large the whole race and course of the Church, from the primitiue age to these latter times of ours, with the bloody times, horrible troubles, and great persecutions against the true martyrs of Christ, fought and wrought as well by heathen emperours, as now lately practised by Romish prelats, especially in this realme of England and Scotland. Now againe, as it was recognised, perused, and recommended to the studious reader, by the author, Master Iohn Foxe; the sixth time newly imprinted, with certaine additions thereunto annexed: anno 1610. Mense Octobris.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
At London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed [by Humphrey Lownes] for the Company of Stationers,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Anno Domini, 1610.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[26], 1952, [28] p., [2] plates (1 folded) : ill. (woodcuts) ; 2⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Martyrs -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Persecution -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Church history -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance)
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harmsworth, R. Leicester Sir, (Robert Leicester), 1870-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Foxe, John, 1516-1587.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In two volumes.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer's name from plate and STC: On 6 Nov. 1609 H. Lownes was promised 2 copies of this ed., when finished, as replacements for one of the previous ed. used as copytext; see Court-Book C, p.40. --STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The calendar is printed in red and black.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The "plates" are woodcuts after C3 and 5N4; the plate after C3, 'A table of the X. first persecutions of the primitiue church vnder the heathen tyrannes of Rome ...', has the imprint: Imprinted at London by Humfrey Lownes. 1610, and is entered separately under STC 11227.5.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Vol. 2 has separate, dated title page: The second volume of the ecclesiasticall historie...; register and pagination are continous.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes index.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: vol.1: *⁶(-*1) [par.]⁸ A-V⁶, 2A-2V⁶, 3A-3S⁶, 3T-3V⁸; vol.2: 4A-4V⁶, 5A-5E⁶ 5F-5G⁴ 5H-5V⁶, 6A-6V⁶, 7A-7V⁶, 8A-9B⁶.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Based on: Rerum in ecclesia gestarum commentarii. Basle, 1559.
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 11227
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S123056
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
HH90/3. Volume one only; bound uniform with Volume two (smk STC 11227 Copy 1 Vol. 2). The folded plate is backed with linen and bound at the beginning. Binding signed by Kerr & Richardson, Glasgow. For additional bibliographical information and citations, see entries for Foxe's Actes and Monuments in Folger Card Bibliography. Provenance: inscribed on t.p.: "J. Russell"; Harmsworth copy
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 11227 Copy 1 Vol. 1