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The autobiography of a hunted priest

by Gerard, John

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Published by Pellegrini & Cudahy in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603 -- Relations with Catholics.,
    • Catholic Church -- England -- Biography.,
    • Catholics -- England -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Translated from MS.; published in London under title: The autobiography of an Elizabethan.

      Other titlesAutobiography of an Elizabethan
      Statementtranslated from the Latin by Philip Caraman, with an introduction by Graham Greene.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4705.G418 A33 1952
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p.
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6094958M
      LC Control Number51012758
      OCLC/WorldCa365605

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No apparent marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread John Gerard (4 October - 27 July ) was an English Jesuit priest, operating covertly in England during the Elizabethan era in which the Catholic Church was subject to persecution.

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