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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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Actes and Monumentes of the churche
The appendix or after notes belongyng to the volume of thys History.

MarginaliaRefer thys to the pag. 173.IN the story of sir Roger Acton aboue mencioned pag. 173. I finde that with him were takē manye other persons, that all the prisōs in and aboute London were replenished with people. The chief of them, which were xxix. were condemned of the clergy of heresy, and atteynted of highe treason, as mouers of war against theire kinge, by the temporall lawe in the Guilde hall the xii. daye of December, and adiudged to be drawen and hanged for treason, and for heresy to be cōsumed with fyre, gallowes and all, which iudgement was executed in Ianuary folowing on the sayd sir Roger Action, and xxviii. other. Some saye that the occasion of their death was the conueighance of the Lorde Cobham oute of prison. Other write that it was both for treasō (as the aduersaries termed it) and heresy. Certayn affirme that it was for feyned causes surmised by the spiritualty, more of displesure then truth, as seameth more neare to the truth.

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A note of mayster Baynam

MarginaliaRefer thys to the page 495.BEfore, gentle reader in pag. 495. there is mētion made of one maister Iames Bainam gentleman, that was burnte in Smithfield, in London, who being at the stake in the middest of the flaminge fyre, which hadde halfe consumed his armes and legs, he said these words: O ye papists: behold, ye looke for miracles, and here now ye may see a miracle. for in this fier I fele no more payne, then if I were in a bed of down: but it is to me as swete as a bed of roses These words he spake in the middest of the flaming fier, when his legs and armes (as I said) were half consumed.

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A note of Lady Iane,

MarginaliaRefer thys to the page 917.THe lady Iane, she whom the Lord Gilford maried, being on a time whē she was very yong, at New hal in Essex, at the Lady Maries was by one lady An wharton desired to walk, and they passinge by the chappell, the Ladye Wharton made low curtesy to the popish sacrament, hanginge on the alter, which when the Lady Iane saw, marueled why shee did so, and asked her whether the Lady Mary were there or not. Vnto whom the lady Whartō answered no, but she said she made her curtesy to him that made vs all. Why, quod the Ladye Iane, howe canne he be there that made vs all, & the Baker made him? This her aunswer comminge to the lady Maries eare, she did neuer loue her after as is credibly reported, but estemed her as the rest of that Christian profession.

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A note of a cruell Iustice in Kent.

MarginaliaRefer thys to the tyme of mayster Bland. 1217.IN the sayd Q. Maries daies, I may not omyt the tragedye of one Iohn Drayner of Smarden, in the Coūty of Kent Esquire, who bearing grudge against one Gregory Doddes, parson of the said towne, for reprouyng his vicious lyfe, sent for him by. ii. men, which tooke hym and brought hym before hym, where he was had into a parlour, as it were to a breakefast. In whych behinde the doore, he had placed one Roger Mathew secretly, to beare wytnes what he should say, no more being in syght, but the sayd Drayner and one of hys men, who wylled and perswaded hym to speake freelye his mynde, for there were not sufficient record of his words to hurt hym. But the Lorde kept his talke without pe-

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ryl, wherby the sayd Drayner sent hym to the next Iustice called M. George Dorrell, who spyinge it done of malice, deliuered hym vpon sureties, to appeare at the next sessions at Canterbury, and at length was banished out of the country. This sayde Drayner afterward, beinge chosen Iustice, to shewe him selfe diligente therin, in seking the trouble of his neighbours, made on the roode loft, ix. great holes, that he might looke about the church in Masse tyme. In whych place alway at the sacring therof, he would stand to se who loked not nor held vp their handes thereto, which persons so not doinge, he would trouble and punish very sore. Wherby he purchased a name there, and is called to thys daye Iustice ix. holes. Who now (God and the Quene bee thanked) is Iohn out of office, and glad of hys neyghbours good wyll.

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A note of william Gye.

ONe William Gye seruaūt wyth master Reuet marchant, bought a bible & seruice boke of Richard Waterson, who thē dwelt with master Duixele in Paules churchyard, and one Spylman bound the boke: and when the sayde Gye had enquired for the sayd Richard to haue his boke at Duxels, answer was made that he was not within, and so the saye Gye went his ways to Spilmans for the boke: and because it was not done left it there, & immediately serche was made in Spilmans house, and the said bible and seruice boke was found & caried to Boner then byshop of Londō. he hauing the bokes commaunded Spylman for the binding therof to Lollards tower, & as Cluny wēt for the key therof Spilman conueyed him self away. After that Waterson and Gye being apprehended by Robin Caly, Iohn Hil, & I. Auales, & being. 2 dayes in the Counter, wer brought before Boner and other Cōmissioners. Being examined D. Story demaūded of Gye wherfor he bought the Bible. He aunswered to serue god withall. Then sayd Boner: our Lady matines woulde serue a Christen man to serue god. The Bible sayd Story, would brede heresyes: a bybble babel were more fitte for thee. So they concluded that eyther of them should haue. xl. stripes lacking one, and Boner sayd it was the law. And they sayd to Waterson, if he would pay. xl. poūd he should be released of his stripes. At lengthe they came to. x. pound and when they sawe hee would not, they made a warrant to M. Grafton, and sent Waterson and Gye to Bridewell to bee beaten vppon the crosse. And because the matter should not be slyghtly handeled, Story was sent wyth them to see it done.

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¶ The copy of the oration Which Q. Mary made at her comming to Gildhal in London. 1. of Feb. Anno. 1.

Cōmaundement being geuen to the Maior, the Aldemen & the residue of his brethren, to be present at the Gildhal, thether Q. Mary came, & had thys oration.

MarginaliaRefer thys to the page 916. lin. 42.I Am come hether as your Q. & gouernor, vnto the which I am by the myghtye hande of god with one voice & consēt of you al preferred as the next true enheritor of the crown of Englād to my late deceassed brother. And as I haue taken vpō me to be your Q. so hitherto I take god to my record I haue don nothing but that which shuld redoūd to thaduauncemēt of gods glory, & the wealth of this realme, the wealthe wherof I euer both haue & do tēder, as the mother doth tēder the wealth & commodity of her childe: and as muche it woulde greue me to see any confusiō among my people, or shedding of bloud, as it woulde pitie the mother to see her

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