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Come rack! Come rope!

Robert Hugh Benson

Come rack! Come rope!

by Robert Hugh Benson

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Published by Kenedy in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Hugh Benson ; edited, and with a foreword by Philip Caraman.
ContributionsCaraman, Philip, 1911-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B4435 C28
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 377 p. ;
Number of Pages377
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17994440M
LC Control Number57006378

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The title of the book is taken from a letter of Saint Edmund Campion in which, after torture, he assured Catholics that he had revealed "no things of secret, nor would he, come rack, come rope." Most of the characters in the book are historical people; only the hero and heroine, their parents, and some minor characters are fictional.   Come Rack! Come Rope! is a historical novel by the English priest and writer Robert Hugh Benson, a convert to Catholicism from Anglicanism. Set in Derbyshire at the time of the Elizabethan.

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