Foxe's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe


A Christian classic that's inspired and challenged believers for more than four centuries From the stoning of Stephen to his own perilous time--Reformation-era England--Foxe chronicles the lives, suffering, and triumphant deaths of Christian martyrs and traces the roots of religious persecution. Includes a preface that places Foxe's masterpiece in spiritual and historical context.

John Foxe (1516-1587), was an English Puritan preacher and author of The Book of Martyrs, a graphic and polemic account of those who suffered for the cause of Protestantism.


  • ISBN-13: 9781565637818
  • ISBN-10: 156563781X
  • Publisher: Hendrickson Publishers
  • Publish Date: June 2003
  • Dimensions: 8.82 x 5.74 x 0.93 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Page Count: 392
  • Reading Level: Ages 14-UP