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Thomas Cranmer burns at the stake (1)

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  • Cranmer stands in a fire on a small platform. He thrusts his right hand into the blaze in order to punish the hand that temporarily recanted his Protestant belief prior to his execution. A worker tends the fire on Cranmer's left, while a crowd of soldiers and others observes from a distance. Cranmer's execution occurs outside Oxford. This woodcut appears only in the 1559 Latin edition. No Luborsky and Ingram #. JPEG file (2.26 MB).
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