Document Type:
Book
Author/editor:
Samuel Clarke
 
Standard: [Clarke, Samuel]
Title:
A General Martyrologie Containing a Collection of all the Greatest Persecutions Which Have Befallen the Church of Christ From the Creation, to Our Present Times; Wherein is Given an Exact Account of the Protestants Sufferings in Queen Maries Reign. ... The third edition, corrected, and enlarged./ By Samuel Clarke Late pastor of St. Bennet Fink
Date of Publication:
1677
Physical description/Number of edition:
2 volumi in -f
Place of Publication:
London

Standard : [London]

Publisher/Printer name:
Printed for William Birch, at the Peacock at the lower-end of Cheap-side,

Standard: [Birch, William]

Pages:
Vol. 1: [40] + 544; vol. 2: 483 + [5] p,
Number of illustrations:
11 leaves of plates. Nessuno rappresenta le persecuzioni dei valdesi.
Subjects:
Protestantism - Martyrologies - 17th century

Table of contents:

Per i valdesi si vedono le pp.:

The Persecution of the Waldenses; The Persecution of them in Calabria; The Persecution of them in Province.

The History of the Waldenses continued from 1560 to our time; The Maquisat of Saluces described, with its Persecutions;  The subtil practices to destroy the Godly in Piemont of late; The Motives of the Persecution;  A Narrative of the cruelties exercised there Of the Wars between the Papists, and Protestants there;  Who interceded with the Duke of Savoy in their behalf;  A Description of Piemont, and the Valleys thereof. 
 

Summary/Notes:

Prima edizione:  A Generall Martyrologie : containing a collection of all the greatest persecutions which have befallen the church of Christ from the creation to our present times. .../ By Sa. Clarke, Pastor of Bennet Fink London. London : Printed by A[braham]. M[iller]. for Thomas Underhill and John Rothwell in St Pauls Church-yard, near the little north-door, 1651. [25], 520 [i.e. 512], [4], p. [14] leaves of plates. In questa edizione Clarke riprende per la martirologia generale soprattutto l'opera di Foxe. 

Secondo edizione. Si veda: Clarke, A Generall Martyrologie, London 1660.