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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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sedicious and rebellious persone, of which facte he was most cleane and innocent. Being then farther demaunded (vpon the contents of the eight article) where hee had the bloud he wrote that letter withal: he said that Richard Rothe, sometime his prison fellowe did make his nose bleede, and therby hee got the bloud wherwith he did then wryte. The byshop agayne asked him to whom he would haue sent the same: he answered, vnto one Agnes Smyth alias Syluersyde of Colchester. Why (quod the byshop) Agnes Smith was an hereticke, and is burned for heresye. Naye, sayd Allerton, she is in better case, then ether I my selfe, or any of vs al. Then being again demaunded (vpon þe ninth obiection) to whō he would haue sente the letter mencioned in the same: he answered, that hee ment to haue sent it vnto Richard Roth, at that present separated from him. Wherupon the Byshoppe farther enquired, what hee mente by these woordes (brethren, and sisterne) specified in the sayd letter. He answered that hee mente therby, such as were lately condēpned at Colchester, & wer like (at þe writing therof) shortly to be burned. Now, as for the contentes of the. x. and. xi. articles he vtterly denied them. But to the. xii. he confessed, that he did wryte vpon the sayd trencher and other boards, the wordes mencioned in the sayd article, & that he did leaue the same in the prison house, to thintente that Richard Roth shoulde reade them. Boner also bringing out the wooden sword, mencioned in the sayde article, asked him who had made it, and for what purpose. Wherunto hee answered, that hee was the maker therof, howbeit for no euyll purpose. But being ydell in the prison, & finding there an olde boarde, he thought the time better spēt in making therof, then to sitte stil and do nothing at all.

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The fore noone beynge nowe spente, the rest of this tragedye was differred vntill the after none. Wherin was ministred vnto him yet certain other obiections, the tenure wher of was.

Marginalia1.First, that he hadde misliked the masse, calling vpon saintes & carieng the crosse in procession, with other theire reremonies, callinge them idolatrye, and also had disswaded them there from.

Marginalia2.Item, that he was muche desirous to haue the people beleue as he did, and therfore being in prison with his fellowes did singe psalmes and other songes against the sacrament of the aulter and other ordinaūces of the church, so loud, that the people abroad might here them and delight in them.

Marginalia3.Item, that he had diuers times conspired against his keper, and had prouided thinges to kill him, and so to breake the prisonne and es-

cape away.

Marginalia4.Item, that he had railed against the Byshop being his Ordinarye, callinge him a bloudye boucher, tirant, and rauening woulfe, and al so agaynst his officers, especially Clunye, his summoner, calling him bouchers Cur, with other suche names.

Marginalia5.Item, that he had murmured, grudged, disdained, and misliked, that the Bishop had proceded against certein of his dioces, and had cōdemned them as heretickes: or that he shoulde procede now against hym & others, yet remaining in errors, not withstanding that he and his chapleyns had charitably admonished and exhorted them from the same.

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Marginalia6.Item, that he oughte faithfully to beleue, that there is one catholike churche, withoute the which there is no saluation: of the which churche Iesus Christe is the very prieste and sacrifice, whose bodye and bloud is really and truly conteined in the sacramēt of the aulter, vnder the formes of bread and wine: the bread and wyne being by the diuine power transubstanciated into his body and bloud.

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Marginalia7.Item, that he had kept him selfe, & also distributed to others certeine hereticall and corrupt bookes, condemned and reproued by the lawes of this Realme.

Marginalia8.Item, that he had, contrary to the orders & statutes of this realme, kepte company wyth that sedicious hereticke and traitour, George Eagles, cōmenly called Trudgeouer, & had heard him read in woods and other places, yet not accusing, but allowing and praising him.

Vnto which articles, because they were for the moste parte, so folishe and full of lies, he would in a maner make no answere, sauinge he graunted that he did mislike theire masse and other ceremonies, because they were wicked and naught. And moreouer he toulde the Bishop that he and his complices did nothing but seeke how to kill innocents. The byshop then asked him, whether he woulde beleue in all pointes touching the sacrament of the aultar, as is conteined in the generall counsell holden and kepte vnder Innocentius tertius: and therwithall he did reade the decree of the said councel, touching the sacrament, whereunto Allerton agayne made answere & saide: I beleue nothing conteined in the same Coūcell, neather haue I any thing to do therwith and it were also very necessarye that no man els should haue to do therwith. Then (quod Boner) thou art of the opinion that the heretickes latelye burned at Colchester were of. Yea (said he) I am of their opinions, and I beleue that they be saints in Heauen. This don the Byshop perceiuing that he would not recant, demaunded what he had to say, why he should not pronounce the sentence of condēnation against him, to whom he answered: ye

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