The [Mirrour] Mirror of Martyrs In a short view, liuely [Lively] expressing the force of their faith, the feruency [Fervency] of their loue [Love], the wisdome of their sayings, the patience of their suffrings, &c. With their prayers and preparation for their last farewell. Whereunto are added two godly letters written by M. Bradford, full of sweet consolation for all such as are afflicted in conscience…


[16], 432, [20] pages, black letter in parts, framed pages, decorated headpieces and capitals, bookplate of William Fuller Maitland, art collector and politician to front pastedown, this is an abridgement of John Foxe’s Book of Martyrs

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Author(s) Cotton, Clement; Foxe, John; Bradford, John
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Printed by T. P. [Thomas Purfoote] for Io.Budge
Published Date 1615
Signature Information N/A
Size 12mo, 13 cm x 7.5cm
Book Condition Boards detached, bottom sixth of spine missing, spine partly detached from text block, missing the title page and leaves A1 and A2, missing the first leaf of the table (index) to rear, first leaf (A3) repaired at edges, several pages are misnumbered, ink mark to p51 but text is still legible, missing leaf Q (p337/338), leaf Q12 and R1 (p360-362), ink inscriptions to last leaf, water marks to corners and edges of some pages, light marking and foxing, small worm holes to top margin of pages but no loss to text, some further page edges repaired, text block firm, fair condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full speckled calf, gilt borders to front and rear, five raised bands with gilt to spine, gilt title to spine, full red edges