The dating and matter of Brierley’s Burnley sermons

The dating and matter of Brierley’s Burnley sermons This element of the introduction originally started as a footnote. However, after five years, it outgrew its space. This is in no way intended to…

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Archi’ve Discovered: Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, 1563 — The Iron Room

One of the items selected by our researchers for our Explore Your Archive pop-up exhibition on Saturday 19th November was a hefty sixteenth century volume created by John Foxe, The Book of Martyrs printed in 1563. As a new member of the team constantly learning more about the collections we hold, I decided to look […]

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Doctrine of Election (1)

The Doctrine of Election, the Signs and the Means on the English Radical Fringe, 1560 – 1660 Please note: this essay can be downloaded in PDF format in the DOWNLOADS section. Introduction: the Elec…

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Hielist-Familist imagery from Plantin’s press in Antwerp

In 1584 a series of Biblical images by Pieter van der Borcht were published with trilingual (Dutch, French and Latin) commentaries written by Van Barrefelt (under the pseudonym of Renatus Christian…

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