The miraculous Host tortured by the Jew, under the reign of Philip the Fair in 1290 :
being one of the legends which converted the daughters and niece of Douglas Loveday, Esq., under the reign of Louis XVIII in 1821 /
from the original French work, authorised by the College of Theology at Paris, in the publisher's possession ; illustrated by ten cuts copied from the same work ; with Mr. Loveday's narrative &c.
|Main Creator:||Léon de Saint-Jean, Father, 1600-1671.|
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London : printed for William Hone, 1822.
Details several accounts of miracles while protesting the practices used by the Catholic Church to convert Protestants.
The legend of the Miraculous Host and other excerpts translated from Fr. Leon's L'Histoire de l'Hostie Miraculeuze, arrivée au Convant des Religeus Carmes du Saint Sacremant des Billetes.--Pref.
Edited by William Hone; illustrations by George Cruikshank.
Printer's imprint on verso of t.p. and at foot of p. 32: J. M'Creery ... London.
Title vignette (Bourbon arms).
Physical description: 32 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Citations/References: Cohn, A.M. G. Cruikshank 562.