Father Edmund Campion: A Briefe Historie of the Glorious Martyrdom of Twelve Reverend Priests.

By: Allen, William Cardinal. (edited by Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ).

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8vo - 22 x 17 cm.; xxi - (3) - 139 pp. First published in 1582, this is a facsimile of the 1908 Burns & Oates edition held by the British Museum. Brown cloth with a faux leather finish and gilt lettering on the spine with gilt lettering and decoration on the front board. One burgundy book mark ribbon set into the headband. Continued from the title page: "With Contemporary Verses by the Venerable Henry Walpole, & the Earliest Engravings of the Martyrdom. Reprinted from the (probably unique) Copy in the British Museum, and edited by the Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ." Six engravings are present, one serving as a frontispiece. Most probably issued without a dust jacket. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: Father Edmund Campion: A Briefe Historie of the Glorious Martyrdom of Twelve Reverend Priests.

Author Name: Allen, William Cardinal. (edited by Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ).

Categories: Catholic - Church History,

Publisher: Long Prairie, Minnesota., Neumann Press.: 2000

ISBN Number: 1930873026

ISBN Number 13: 9781930873025

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 29124

Keywords: Catholic; Biography; Jesuit; Martyr; Pope Pius V; Hagiography; Queen Elizabeth I; Persecution; Tyburn; Ralph Sherwin; Alexander Briant;