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A generall martyrologie, containing a collection of all the greatest persecutions which have befallen the church of Christ from the creation to our present times. Whereunto are added, The lives of sundry modern divines, famous in their generations for learning and piety, and most of them great sufferers in the cause of Christ. By Sa. Clarke, pastor of Bennet Fink London.

  • Author

    Clarke, Samuel, 1599-1682.,

  • Date published

    1651

  • Publisher

    London : printed by A[braham]. M[iller]. for Thomas Underhill and John Rothwell in St Pauls Church-yard, near the little north-door, MDCLI. [1651]

  • Subject

    Martyrologies Early works to 1800

    Christian martyrs Early works to 1800

  • Accession number

    83080716

  • Class

    SR OS 93.04/

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [24], 192, 201-520, [4], pages, [15] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 2°.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: Title page in red and black. Printer's name from Wing CD. "The lives of sundry modern divines," has separate dated title page, with imprint "printed by T. Ratcliffe and E. Mottershed, for John Rothwell and Thomas Underhill", on leaf 3A3r; pagination and register are continuous. A variant imprint has "printed by T. Ratcliffe and E. Mottershed, for Thomas Underhill and John Rothwell". Includes index. Identified as Wing C4538A on UMI microfilm set "Early English books, 1641-1700", reel 2331. Signatures: A4 a-b4 B-3U4 3P2; some staining, slightly affecting text UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C4513 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms International, 1970, 1996. 2 microfilm reels ; 35mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 348:02; 2331:10). Ownership and custodial history: From the library of Revd. Sidney Beisly (d. 1876); Beisly bequest, 1896 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full calf, re-backed and repaired UK-SuSCL