The burning of M. John Rogers, Vicar of S. Pulchers, and Reader at Paules in London: 16th century
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The burning of M. John Rogers, Vicar of S. Pulchers, and Reader at Paules in London. Woodcut depicting the burning of John Rogers, possibly at Smithfield. The scene shows a very agitaded and large crowd. There is a large number of people watching from the windows and a horseman can be seen in the foreground on the bottom right of the image. John Rogers is shown in the top centre of the image on a pile of burning wood.
1576 AD - 1576 AD