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Thematic Divisions in Book 5
1. Preface to Rubric 2. The Rubric 3. Mary's First Moves 4. The Inhibition5. Bourne's Sermon 6. The True Report7. The Precept to Bonner 8. Anno 15549. From 'The Communication' to 'A Monition' 10. Bonner's Monition11. Mary's Articles for Bonner 12. The Articles 13. From Mary's Proclamation to the 'Stile'14. From the 'Stile' to the 'Communication' 15. The 'Communication' 16. How Thomas Cranmer ... 17. Cranmer18. Ridley 19. Latimer20. Harpsfield's Forme 21. 1563's Disputational Digest22. Political Events up to Suffolk's Death 23. Between Mantell and the Preacher's Declaration 24. The Declaration of Bradford et al 25. May 19 to August 1 26. August 1 - September 3 27. From Bonner's Mandate to Pole's Oration 28. Winchester's Sermon to Bonner's Visitation 29. Pole's Oration 30. From the Supplication to Gardiner's Sermon 31. From Gardiner's Sermon to 1555 32. From the Arrest of Rose to Hooper's Letter 33. Hooper's Answer and Letter 34. To the End of Book X 35. The Martyrdom of Rogers 36. The Martyrdom of Saunders 37. Saunders' Letters 38. Hooper's Martyrdom 39. Hooper's Letters 40. Rowland Taylor's Martyrdom 41. Becket's Image and other events 42. Miles Coverdale and the Denmark Letters 43. Bonner and Reconciliation 44. Robert Farrar's Martyrdom 45. The Martyrdom of Thomas Tomkins 46. The Martyrdom of Rawlins/Rowland White47. The Martyrdom of Higbed and Causton 48. The Martyrdom of William Hunter 49. The Martyrdom of Pigot, Knight and Laurence 50. Judge Hales 51. The Providential Death of the Parson of Arundel 52. The Martyrdom of John Awcocke 53. The Martyrdom of George Marsh 54. The Letters of George Marsh 55. The Martyrdom of William Flower 56. Mary's False Pregnancy57. The Martyrdom of Cardmaker and Warne 58. John Tooly 59. The Examination of Robert Bromley [nb This is part of the Tooly affair]60. Censorship Proclamation 61. The Martyrdom of Thomas Haukes 62. Letters of Haukes 63. The Martyrdom of Thomas Watts 64. Martyrdom of Osmund, Bamford, Osborne and Chamberlain65. The Martyrdom of Ardley and Simpson 66. The Martyrdom of John Bradford 67. Bradford's Letters 68. William Minge 69. The Martyrdom of John Bland 70. The Martyrdom of Frankesh, Middleton and Sheterden 71. Sheterden's Letters 72. Martyrdom of Carver and Launder 73. Martyrdom of Thomas Iveson 74. John Aleworth 75. Martyrdom of James Abbes 76. Martyrdom of Denley, Newman and Pacingham 77. Examinations of Hall, Wade and Polley 78. Richard Hooke 79. Martyrdom of William Coker, et al 80. Martyrdom of George Tankerfield, et al 81. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Smith 82. Martyrdom of Harwood and Fust 83. Martyrdom of William Haile 84. Examination of John Newman 85. Martyrdom of Robert Samuel 86. George King, Thomas Leyes and John Wade 87. William Andrew 88. William Allen 89. Martyrdom of Thomas Cobb 90. Martyrdom of Roger Coo 91. Martyrdom of Catmer, Streater, Burwood, Brodbridge, Tutty 92. Martyrdom of Hayward and Goreway 93. Martyrdom and Letters of Robert Glover 94. John and William Glover 95. Cornelius Bungey 96. Martyrdom of Wolsey and Pigot 97. Life and Character of Nicholas Ridley 98. Ridley and Latimer's Conference 99. Ridley's Letters 100. Life of Hugh Latimer 101. Latimer's Letters 102. Ridley and Latimer Re-examined and Executed103. More Letters of Ridley 104. Life and Death of Stephen Gardiner 105. Martyrdom of Webb, Roper and Park 106. William Wiseman 107. Examinations and Martyrdom of John Philpot 108. John Went 109. Isobel Foster 110. Joan Lashford 111. Five Canterbury Martyrs 112. Life and Martyrdom of Cranmer 113. Letters of Cranmer 114. Martyrdom of Agnes Potten and Joan Trunchfield 115. Persecution in Salisbury Maundrell, Coberly and Spicer 116. William Tyms, et al 117. The Norfolk Supplication 118. Letters of Tyms 119. John Hullier's Execution120. John Hullier 121. Christopher Lister and five other martyrs 122. Hugh Lauerocke and John Apprice 123. Katherine Hut, Elizabeth Thacknell, et al 124. Martyrdom of John Harpole and Joan Beach 125. Thomas Drury and Thomas Croker 126. Thomas Spicer, John Deny and Edmund Poole 127. Thomas Rede128. Persecution of Winson and Mendlesam 129. William Slech 130. Avington Read, et al 131. Wood and Miles 132. Adherall and Clement 133. A Merchant's Servant Executed at Leicester 134. Thirteen Burnt at Stratford-le-Bow135. Persecution in Lichfield 136. Hunt, Norrice, Parret 137. Martyrdom of Bernard, Lawson and Foster 138. John Careless 139. Letters of John Careless 140. Martyrdom of Julius Palmer 141. Guernsey Martyrdoms 142. Dungate, Foreman and Tree 143. Martyrdom of Joan Waste 144. Three Men of Bristol145. Martyrdom of Edward Sharpe 146. Four Burnt at Mayfield at Sussex 147. John Horne and a woman 148. Northampton Shoemaker 149. Prisoners Starved at Canterbury 150. More Persecution at Lichfield 151. Exhumations of Bucer and Phagius along with Peter Martyr's Wife152. Pole's Visitation Articles for Kent153. Ten Martyrs Burnt at Canterbury154. The 'Bloody Commission'155. Twenty-two Prisoners from Colchester156. Five Burnt at Smithfield157. Stephen Gratwick and others158. Edmund Allen and other martyrs159. Edmund Allen160. Alice Benden and other martyrs161. Richard Woodman and nine other martyrs162. Ambrose163. The Martyrdom of Simon Miller and Elizabeth Cooper164. Rose Allin and nine other Colchester Martyrs165. John Thurston166. Thomas More167. George Eagles168. Richard Crashfield169. Fryer and George Eagles' sister170. John Kurde171. Cicelye Ormes172. Joyce Lewes173. Rafe Allerton and others174. Agnes Bongeor and Margaret Thurston175. Persecution at Lichfield176. Persecution at Chichester177. Thomas Spurdance178. Hallingdale, Sparrow and Gibson179. John Rough and Margaret Mearing180. Cuthbert Simson181. William Nicholl182. Seaman, Carman and Hudson183. Three at Colchester184. A Royal Proclamation185. Roger Holland and other Islington martyrs186. Richard Yeoman187. John Alcocke188. Alcocke's Epistles189. Thomas Benbridge190. Stephen Cotton and other martyrs191. Alexander Gouch and Alice Driver192. Three at Bury193. The Final Five Martyrs194. William Living195. The King's Brief196. William Browne197. Some Persecuted at Suffolk198. Elizabeth Lawson199. Edward Grew200. The Persecuted of Norfolk201. The Persecuted of Essex202. Thomas Bryce203. The Persecuted in Kent204. The Persecuted in Coventry and the Exiles205. Thomas Parkinson206. The Scourged: Introduction207. Richard Wilmot and Thomas Fairfax208. Thomas Greene209. Bartlett Greene and Cotton210. Steven Cotton's Letter211. Scourging of John Milles212. Scourging of Thomas Hinshaw213. Robert Williams214. Bonner's Beating of Boys215. A Beggar of Salisbury216. John Fetty217. James Harris218. Providences: Introduction219. The Miraculously Preserved220. Christenmas and Wattes221. Simon Grinaeus222. John Glover223. Dabney224. Alexander Wimshurst225. Bosom's wife226. The Delivery of Moyse227. Lady Knevet228. Crosman's wife229. Congregation at Stoke in Suffolk230. Congregation of London231. Robert Cole232. Englishmen at Calais233. John Hunt and Richard White234. Punishments of Persecutors235. Tome 6 Life and Preservation of the Lady Elizabeth236. The Westminster Conference237. Nicholas Burton238. Another Martyrdom in Spain239. Baker and Burgate240. Burges and Hoker241. Justice Nine-Holes242. Back to the Appendix notes243. A Poor Woman of Exeter244. Those Burnt at Bristol: extra material245. Priest's Wife of Exeter246. Gertrude Crockhey
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Actes and Monumentes of the churche

gainst the morning, at nine of the clocke to go with them, declaring that they hadde brought with them the Quenes litter for her. MarginaliaThe gētlenes of Q. Marye to send her horselyter to bring her Syster to trouble. After much talke, the lords declaring, how ther was no prolonging of tymes and dayes so departed to their chamber, being intertained and cheared as apperteyned to their honors. On the next morow at the tyme prescribed, they had her furth as she was very fainte and feble, and in such case, that she was redy to swounde. iii. or. iiii. times betwene them. What should I speke here, that can not wel be expressed, what an heauy house there was to behold the vnreuerent and dolefull dealing of the Lordes, but especially the carefull feare and captiuitie their innocent Lady and mistres? Now to procede in her iorny, frō Asheridge al sicke in þe litter shee came to Redborne, where shee was garded all night: from thence to Saint Albons to syr Rafe Rowlettes house, where shee taried that night al heauy, both feable in body and comfortles in minde. From þt place they passed to Maister Doddes house at Mimmes, where also they remained that night, and so from thence shee came to Highgate. Where shee being very sicke, taried that night and the nexte daye, during which time of her abode, there came many purseuantes and messengers from the courte vnto the Lordes: but what aboute I cannot tell.

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From that place she was conueyed to the court, wher by þe way came to mete her many gētlemen, to accompany her hyghnes, which were very sory to see her in that case: but especially a great multitude of people there were standing by the waye, who then flockinge about her litter, lamented and bewayled greatly her estate. MarginaliaLady Elizabeth brought vp to London.Now when she cam to the court her grace was there straight wayes shut vp, and kept as close prisoner a fortenight, seyng neither King nor Quene, nor Lord nor frend al that tyme, but onely then the Lord Chamberlain, sir Iohn Gage, and the Vicechamberlain, which were attendant vnto the doores. About whiche tyme syr William Sentlowe was called before the coūsel, MarginaliaSir William Sentlow committed to the tower.to whose charge was layde that he knew of Wyates rebelliō, which he stoutlye denyed, protestyng that he was a true man both to God and his Prince, defying al traytours and rebels: but beynge straightly examined, was in conclusion committed to the Tower.

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The Friday before Palme sonday, the Bishoppe of Winchester, with. xix. other of the Counsel (who shalbe here nameles as I haue promised) cam vnto her grace, frō the quenes maiesty, MarginaliaLady Elizabeth charged wyth Wiats conspiracy.and burdened her with Wiates conspiracy, which shee vtterlye denied, affirming that she was altogether gyltles therin. They being not contented with this, charged her grace with the busines made by syr Peter Ca-

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rew, MarginaliaLady Elizabeth charged wyth the busines of syr Peter Carew. and the rest of the gentlemen of the west countrye, whyche also she vtterlye denienge, clered her innocency therein. In conclusion, after long debating of matters, they declared vnto her, that is was the quenes will & pleasure, that she should go vnto the tower, while the matter were further tryed and examined. Whereat shee beinge agast, sayde that shee trusted the Quenes maiesty woulde bee more gracious Lady vnto her, and that her highnes wold not otherwise conceyue of her, but that shee was a true woman, declarynge furthermore to the Lordes, that shee was innocent in all those matters wherein they had burdened her, and desired them therefore to be a further mean to the quene her sister, that she being a true woman, in thought, woorde, and deede towards her maiesty, might not bee cōmitted to so notorious and dolefull a place, protesting that she woulde request no mercye at her hand, if she should be proued to haue consented vnto any suche kinde of matter as they layde vnto her charge. And therefore in fine, desired their Lordshyps to thynke of her what she was, and that she might not so extremely be delt withall for her truth. Whereunto the Lordes annswered, that there was no remedy, for that the Quenes maiesty was fullye determined that she shoulde go vnto the tower, wherewith the Lords departed wyth their caps hanging ouer their eyes. But not longe after, within þe space of an hower or lytle more came foure of the foresayd Lordes of the Counsayl, with the gard, who warding the next chāber to her, MarginaliaLady Elizabeths seruantes remoued frō her.secluded al her gentlemen & yeomen Ladies and gentlewomen, sauing that for one gentleman Vsher, three gentlewomen, and two Groomes of her chamber, wer appointed in their roomes thre other men of the Quenes and three waytinge women, to geue attendance vpon her, that none should haue accesse to her grace.

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At which time there wer an hundreth of Northen souldiors in white coates, watching and warding about the gardens all that nighte, a great fire being made in the middest of the hal & ii. certaine Lordes watching there also with their band and company. Vpon Satterdaye being Palme Sonday Euen. ii. certain Lords of the Counsell (whose names here also wee do omitte) 

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This was William Paulet, the Marquis of Winchester (see J. G. Nichols (ed.), The Chronicle of Queen Jane and of Queeen Mary, Camden Society, Original Series 48 [1850], p. 70). William Paulet was still alive when Foxe printed this narrative.

came and certified her grace that furthwith shee must go vnto the Tower, the Barge beinge prepared for her, and the tide now ready, which tarieth for no body. In heauie mode her grace requested the Lordes that shee mighte tary an other tide, trusting that the nexte would be more ioyouse and better. But one of the Lordes replied, that neither tide nor time was to bee delaied. And when her grace requested him that shee mighte bee suffered to write to the Quenes maiesty, he an

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