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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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wordes? Are ye not ashamed to lye before all this multitude here present, who heard you speake the same?

Then stood vp doctor Gascoyn, and sayde, she was deceiued. For there were three churches: the malignaunt churche, the churche militant, and the church triumphant. so he wold faine haue made matter, but he could not tell which waye.

Dry. Syr, is there made mencion of so many Churches in the scripture?

Gascoyn. Yea.

Dry. I praye you, where fynde you thys word (Church) written in the scripture?

Gascoyn. It is wrytten in the newe testamente.

Dry. I praye you syr, shewe the place where it is written.

Gascoyn. I cannot tell the place, but there it is. With that shee desired him to loke in his testamente. Then he fombled and sought about hym for one: but at that time hee hadde none, and that he knewe wel enough, though he semed to serch for it. At the last shee sayde: haue ye none here, syr?

Gascoyn. No.

Dry. I thought so much in dede, that yee were littel acquainted with al. Surely you be a good Doctor. You saye you sit here to iudge according to the lawe, and how can you giue true iudgment, and haue not the booke of the lawe with you? At which woordes Gascoine was out of countenaunce, and asked her if she had one.

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Dry. No.

Gascoyn. Then sayd hee, I am as good a Doctor as you.

Dry. Well syr, I had one, but you toke it from me (as you would take me from Christ if you could) and since would ye not suffer me to haue any booke at all: so burning is your Charity. But you maye wel know (I thanke God) that I haue exercised the same. Els could I not haue answered you (to gods glory be it spoken) as I haue. MarginaliaThe papistes put to silēce by a simple womāThus she put them al to silence, that one loked on another, and had not a word to speake.

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Dry. Haue you no more to saye? God be honored. You be not able to resist the spirit of God, in me a poore woman. MarginaliaA good image of simplicityI was an honest pore mannes daughter, neuer brought vp in the vniuersity as you haue bene, but I haue dryuen the plough before my father many a tyme (I thank God:) yet not withstanding in the defense of gods trueth, and in the cause of my maister Christ, by his grace I wyl sette my fote agaynst the foote of any of you all, in the maintenaunce and defense of the same. And for þt, if I had a thousand liues, it should go for paiment therof. So the Chaūcellor rose vp, and red the sentence in Latine of condem-

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nacion, and committed her to the secular power, and so went shee to prison agayne, as ioyfull as the bird of daye, praysing and glorifieng the name of God.

MarginaliaNouēber 4.

AT that time also was examined one Gotch who was taken with her, as before is sayd, of whose examinacion here after followeth.

This Alexander Gotch was examyned chefely of the Sacrament, and other ceremonies of the popish church. And for that his beliefe was, that Christ was ascended into heauen, and there remayneth, and that the Sacrament was the remembraunce of his death and passion, refusing the masse, and the Pope to be the supreme head of Christes Church, for these causes was hee condempned, and died with Margaret Driuer at Ipswich, the. 4. day of Nouember, which was the monday after al Saintes. 1558. they both endinge their liues with earnest zeale, nothing fearing to speake theyr conscience, when they were commaunded to the contrary. 

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In 1563 there are details on their being silenced at the stake which were lost in 1570, when a more detailed account of their execution was added.

MarginaliaO cruell Caines.And as they were at the stake, and should haue prayed, they could skātly be permitted, but with greate hast were cōstrayned to go to the fyre, and so they beinge tyed to the stake, and the fyre aboute them, gaue vp theyr soules in to þe hands of the lord whose mercy embrace vs for euer, Amen.

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ALthough our history hasteth a pase (the Lorde bee praysed) to the happy death of Quene Mary, yet shee dyed not so soone, but some there were burned before, & mo shoulde haue bene burnt sone after them, if gods prouision had not preuented her with death. In the nomber of them which suffered the same moneth, when Quene Mary dyed, were three that were burned at Bery, whose names be

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MarginaliaMartires.Philip Vmfry.
Ihon Dauid.
Henry Dauid
his brother. 

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Philip Humphrey and John and Henry David

This entire account first appeared in the 1563 edition. The processes against these martyrs and the sentences condemning them survive in Foxe's papers (BL, Harley MS 421, fos. 140r and 142r-143r).

Concerning the burning of these three, here is to be noted, that MarginaliaSir Clemen Higham persecutor.syr Clement Hygham, about a fortnight before the Quene dyed dyd sue oute a wryt for the burning of these iii. foresayd godly and blessyd Martyrs, not with standing the Quene was then knowen to be past remedy of her sicknes.

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The passion and martirdom of v. constant Christians, which suffered the last of al other in the tyme of Quene Mary. 
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Five Martyrs at Canterbury

A short version of this account, based on the trial documents from a now lost Canterbury court book, first appeared in the 1563 edition. An anecdote about the burning of Alice Snoth or Agnes Snoth was added to the 1563 edition as it was nearing completion and it was placed in an appendix at the rear of the volume (1563, p. 1735). In the 1570 edition, this anecdote was incorporated into the account of these martyrs. Another anecdote, about Katherine Tynley, was added to this account in the 1570 edition. There were no further changes to this account in subsequent editions.

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MarginaliaNouēber. 10.THe laste that suffered in Quene Maryes tyme, were fyue in Canterburye, burned aboute syxe dayes before the death of Queene Mary,

whose