Lyfe of Sir Thomas Moore, knighte by William Roper

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  • More, Thomas, -- Sir, Saint, -- 1478-1535.

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Statementwritten by William Roper ... ; edited from thirteen manuscripts, with collations, etc., by Elsie Vaughan Hitchcock
SeriesEarly English Text Society (Series). Original series -- no. 197
ContributionsHitchcock, Elsie Vaughan.
LC ClassificationsPR"1119"A2"no.197
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Paginationli, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
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Open LibraryOL20123285M
LC Control Number63002737

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Sir Thomas More Biography. Thomas More was the trusted adviser of Henry VIII who was ultimately beheaded for his refusal to accept the Kings divorce and the Church of England’s split with Rome.

He was a passionate defender of the Catholic faith and wrote treatises rebutting the works of the Protestant Reformation and Martin Luther. Early life and exile.

Harpsfield was educated at Winchester College and studied canon and civil law in New College, Oxford, receiving a BCL in In Oxford he became connected to the circle of Thomas More, of whom he later wrote a biography, which he dedicated to William Roper in gratitude for his patronage.

With the more aggressive religious policies of the English. Thomas More - Thomas More - Years as chancellor of England: Together with Tunstall, More attended the congress of Cambrai at which peace was made between France and the Holy Roman Empire in Though the Treaty of Cambrai represented a rebuff to England and, more particularly, a devastating reverse for Cardinal Wolsey’s policies, More managed to secure the.

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Title in red and black; initials; title vignette (port.). Thomas More was born on 7 February to Sir John More and his wife Agnes. His father was a successful lawyer who later became a judge. Thomas received a good upbringing and was sent to one of the city’s finest schools, St.

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Even in the 16th century Malory’s identity was unknown, although there was a. When her father died inage twenty-seven, Anne, his sole heiress, became a Ward of the Crown, a wardship which was eventually bought by Sir Thomas More c John More and Anne had eight children: 1.

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The soul is partly in time and partly in eternity. We might remember the part that resides in eternity when we feel despair over the part that is in life.'.

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