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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 Chivers .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination404p.
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21049909M

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.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Come Rack! Come Rope! by Robert Hugh Benson (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Come Rack! Come Rope! | Robert Hugh Benson ( - ) was the youngest son of the Archbishop of Canterbury. After college Benson was ordained as a priest in the Church of England. While on a trip to the Middle East Benson began doubting the Church of England and eventually joined the Community of the Resurrection.

Come Rack! Come Rope! by Robert Hugh Benson; 22 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Fiction, Catholic Church; Places: Great Britain; Times. 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 persecution of Catholics, when being or harboring a priest was considered treason and was punishable with death, it tells the story of two young lovers who give up their chance of happiness together /5().


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Come rack. Come rope. While on a trip to the Middle East Benson began doubting the Church of England and eventually joined the Community of the Resurrection. In he became a Roman Catholic. In he was ordained as a priest.

Published in Come Back. Come Rope. tells the story of a Catholic family living under the reign of Elizabeth I/5(17). Excerpt from Come Rack. Come Rope Very nearly the whole of this book is sober historical fact; and by far the greater number of the personages named in it once lived and acted in the manner in which I have presented them/5(22).

Come Rack. Come Rope. Book Summary Evaluation. This story is a well written, true-to-life novel about fidelity to one’s friends and firmness to one's faith in the face of great danger. Robin shows firmness to his faith as he is willing to offer his life for the old Faith.

Marjorie is faithful to those who depend on her readiness to help. Come Rack. Come Rope. by Robert Hugh Benson. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Benson, Robert Hugh, Title: Come Rack.

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Come Rope!. Come Rack, Come Rope is a gripping historical novel which takes place during Queen Elizabeth I’s persecution of English Catholics. Based on the real sufferings of a real Catholic family in particular, and Catholics across the country, Robert Hugh Benson’s classic novel is one of tragedy and loss, but also heroism and human and divine love.5/5.

Come Rack. Come Rope. gets off to a slow start, but when it gets going, it doesn't stop. Robert Hugh Benson crafted a very detailed story that truly puts you into late 16th century England/5.

Surprisingly modern for a book first published in 'Come Rack Come Rope' is a story about the Catholic resistance in the time of Queen Elizabeth. Characters and plot are well developed and believable and the amount of preaching or theology is minimal/5(45). 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 persecution of Catholics, when being or harbouring Pages:   Come Rack.

Come Rope. by Robert Hugh Benson. Paperback $ Hardcover. $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. $ Large Print. $ This book is a photographic reprint of the original The original has been inspected and many imperfections in the existing copy have been corrected.

At Saint Pius X Press our goal is to remain Brand: Echo Library. This book should also be classified as history. This is great historical fiction about a young man and his love -- and the decisions they must make, come rack, come rope. Placed in England under Queen Elizabeth's persecution, Monsignor Benson has done meticulous research to present the time and mind-sets of his characters in an enthralling manner.5/5(2).

Come Rope. by Henry Morton Robinson, Roll, Jordon, Roll by Julia Peterkin Reader's Digest Published by THE READER'S DIGEST ASSOC., NEW YORK (). Come Rack. Come Rope. Robert Hugh Benson. The Floating Press, Sep 1, - Fiction - pages.

0 Reviews. This fictionalized account of life during the persecution of Catholics in the Elizabethan era will enthrall any reader who supports religious freedom. Written by a priest who was himself an adult convert from Anglicism to Catholicism. Editions for Come Rack.

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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 persecution of Catholics, when being or harboring a priest was considered treason and was punishable with death, it tells the story of two young lovers who.