Pansebeia: or, A view of all religions in the world : with the several church-governments from the Creation, till 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: Haestens, Henrick van. Apocalypsis insignium aliquot hæresiarcharum., Haestens, Henrick van. Growelen der vornemsten hooft-ketteren.
Associated Name: Williams, John (Publisher)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed for John Williams, at the sign of the Crown, in St. Paul's Church-yard, 1683.
Edition:The sixth edition, enlarged and perfected / by Alexander Ross. To which is annexed, the lives, actions, and ends of certain notorious hereticks. With their effigies in copper-plates.
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Physical Description:[40],620,[12]p : ports ; 19 cm (8vo)
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General note:First word of title transliterated from the Greek.
Includes printed marginalia.
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)
What in earlier editions constituted the second part of the work with title: "Apocalypsis : or, The revelation of certain notorious advancers of heresie" is here given a new heading on title page, reading: "The lives, actions, and ends of certain notorious hereticks". It begins on page 545.
With an engraved frontispiece portrait of the author.
Citation / References note:ESTC, R12902
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), R1977
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