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Written by JulieW
(8/26/2004 9:15 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Queen Mary, penned by Carolyn
(See page 19 of the Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill edition ,withthe introuduction by Diredre Le Faye.)
I think she was poking fun at Goldsmtih again.
He only mentions a few of the martyrs by name:
Hooper;Rogers;Saunders;Taylor;Ridley;Latimer;Crammner;Bucus; fagius; the Wife of Peter Martyr.
He then dismisses the whole terrible espisode with this short sentance:
In this reign five bishops, twenty-one ministers and above 200 others went to thr flames in maintenance of the truth; numbers died in prison, and several by whips and torture were forced to abjure
JA would ,as I have said below , have been familiar with Foxes Book of Martyrs and if you would like to follow this link, look at Chapter 16 for the whole sorry story.
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