The Early Modern Englishwoman: Anne Askew

The Early Modern Englishwoman: Anne Askew

by John N. King
     
 

ISBN-10: 1859280927

ISBN-13: 9781859280928

Pub. Date: 07/01/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Anne Askew (1521-1546) was accused of heresy because of her denial of the Catholic doctrine of transubstantiation and ritual of mass. These two works provide an extremely rare autobiographical account of heresy interrogations, torture, trial and conviction. Her manuscripts were smuggled out of England to John Bale on the Continent who edited and published them in 1545

Overview

Anne Askew (1521-1546) was accused of heresy because of her denial of the Catholic doctrine of transubstantiation and ritual of mass. These two works provide an extremely rare autobiographical account of heresy interrogations, torture, trial and conviction. Her manuscripts were smuggled out of England to John Bale on the Continent who edited and published them in 1545 and 1546 respectively.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859280928
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/01/1996
Edition description:
FAC
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.52(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Contents: Introductory note; The first examinacyon of Anne Askewe; The lattre examinacyon of Anne Askewe; Appendices.

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