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The Resource God's traitors : terror and faith in Elizabethan England, Jessie Childs

God's traitors : terror and faith in Elizabethan England, Jessie Childs

Label
God's traitors : terror and faith in Elizabethan England
Title
God's traitors
Title remainder
terror and faith in Elizabethan England
Statement of responsibility
Jessie Childs
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the fascinating story of one Catholic family, the Vauxes of Harrowden Hall, from the foundation of the Church of England in the 1530s to the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, and their struggle to keep the faith in Protestant England. --Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Childs, Jessie
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA355
LC item number
.C47 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Anti-Catholicism
  • Persecution
  • Catholics
  • England
  • Elizabeth
  • Vaux, William
  • Vaulx family
Target audience
adult
Label
God's traitors : terror and faith in Elizabethan England, Jessie Childs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-419) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eleanor and Anne. The widow and the virgin
  • Fright and rumour
  • Mrs Brooksby's household
  • Virgo becomes Virago
  • Hurly burly
  • Hot holy ladies
  • Eliza. Brazen-faced bravados
  • Assy reprobateness
  • Long John with the little beard
  • St Peter's net
  • Prelude: the calm before Campion
  • Powder treason. This stinking king
  • Desperate attempts
  • Quips and quiddities
  • Strange and unlooked for letters
  • In the hole
  • Two ghosts
  • That woman
  • Yours forever
  • William and Henry. The enterprise is begun
  • To be a perfect Catholic
  • Lying lips ; Worldly woes
  • Refuse of the world
  • Flibbertigibbets
  • Atheistical Anthony Babington's complotment
  • Lambs to the slaughter
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 443 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780199392353
Lccn
2014001644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 870147327
  • (OCoLC)870147327
Label
God's traitors : terror and faith in Elizabethan England, Jessie Childs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-419) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eleanor and Anne. The widow and the virgin
  • Fright and rumour
  • Mrs Brooksby's household
  • Virgo becomes Virago
  • Hurly burly
  • Hot holy ladies
  • Eliza. Brazen-faced bravados
  • Assy reprobateness
  • Long John with the little beard
  • St Peter's net
  • Prelude: the calm before Campion
  • Powder treason. This stinking king
  • Desperate attempts
  • Quips and quiddities
  • Strange and unlooked for letters
  • In the hole
  • Two ghosts
  • That woman
  • Yours forever
  • William and Henry. The enterprise is begun
  • To be a perfect Catholic
  • Lying lips ; Worldly woes
  • Refuse of the world
  • Flibbertigibbets
  • Atheistical Anthony Babington's complotment
  • Lambs to the slaughter
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 443 pages, 16 pages of plates
Isbn
9780199392353
Lccn
2014001644
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 870147327
  • (OCoLC)870147327

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