Trial of Guy Fawkes, edited by Donald Carswell

Trial of Guy Fawkes, edited by Donald Carswell

Today’s free book is, appropriately, a detailed examination of the trial of Guy Fawkes and others, for their parts in the attempt to assassinate King James I. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of this public domain title available for digitisation. Donald Carswell [1882-1940], editor, Trial of Guy Fawkes and Others (The…

Lectures on the Council of Trent – J A Froude

Lectures on the Council of Trent – J A Froude

Today’s free book is a set of 13 lectures on the Counter-Reformation Council of Trent by James Anthony Froude. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of public domain title available for digitisation. James Anthony Froude [1818-1894], Lectures on the Council of Trent. Delivered at Oxford 1892-3. London & Bombay: Longmans, Green, and…

Religious and Historical Sketch of the Reformation – J A Babington

Religious and Historical Sketch of the Reformation – J A Babington

Today’s free book is J A Babington’s overview of the history of the European Reformation. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of this public domain work for digitisation. John Albert Babington [1843-1931], The Reformation. A Religious and Historical Sketch. London: John Murray, 1901. Hbk. pp.362. [Click here to visit the download page…

Origins of the Reformation by James MacKinnon

Today’s free book is James MacKinnon’s wide-ranging study of the factors that triggered the European Reformation. This public domain title was digitised from the copy held in Spurgeon’s College Library. James MacKinnon [1860-1945], The Origins of the Reformation. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1939. Hbk. pp.448. [Click here to visit the download page for this…