John Foxe by Warren W. Wooden

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Published by Twayne Publishers in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Foxe, John, 1516-1587

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Statementby Warren W. Wooden.
SeriesTwayne"s English authors series ;, TEAS 345
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR2276.F7 Z93 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3495597M
ISBN 100805768300
LC Control Number82015605

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