Pansebeia, or, A vievv of all religions in the world : with the severall church-governments, from the creation, to these times. Also, a discovery of all known heresies in all ages and places: and choice observations and reflections throughout the whole.

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Main Author: Ross, Alexander, 1591-1654.
Other Authors: Davies, John, 1625-1693., Haestens, Henrick van. Apocalypsis insignium aliquot hæresiarcharum., Haestens, Henrick van. Growelen der vornemsten hooft-ketteren.
Associated Names: Childe, Thomas (Printer), Saywell, John (Bookseller)
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed by T[homas]. C[hilde]. for John Saywell, and are to be sold at his shop, at the sign of the Grey-hound in Little-Britain, without Aldersgate, 1655.
Edition:The second edition / enlarged and perfected, by Alexander Ross. To which are annexed, the lives, actions, and ends of certain notorious hereticks. With their effigies in copper plates.
Physical Description:[32], 544, [34], 78, [2] p. : ill., ports. ; 17 cm (8vo)
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General note:"Apocalypsis: or, The revelation of certain notorious advancers of heresie: ... translated out of the Latine by J.D." (Wing R1944), a translation by John Davies of the anonymous "Apocalypsis insignium aliquot hæresiarcharum", has separate title page dated 1655, and separate pagination beginning on 3B1r.
Includes indexes.
Printer's name from Wing CD.
The first edition of "Apocalypsis" (London, 1655) was published as part 2 of the second edition of Ross's "Pansebeia" (Wing R1972). It was translated by John Davies from "Apocalypsis insignium aliquot haeresiarcharvm" (Lugduni-Batavorum, 1608), which in turn was from a Dutch original, "Growelen der vornemsten hooft-ketteren" (Leyden: H.L. van Haestens, 1607) attributed to Hendrick Lodevik van Haestens. Cf. D. Clément, Bibliothéque curieuse, t. 9. (ESTC note)
The first word of title in Greek characters.
With a frontispiece portrait of the author (A1v) signed: Lombart sculpsit londini.
With an engraved printer's device on general title page and internal title page.
Citation / References note:ESTC, R216906
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), R1974A
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), R1944
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), R1972
Immediate source of acquisition note:
Donation; Potts, R 00.00.1869.
Other copy-specific details note:
Copy note: lacks the frontispiece portrait, leaves 2N4-6, leaf 3A1 and leaf 3a4.
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