The life and illustrious martyrdom of Sir Thomas More

by Thomas Stapleton

Publisher: Fordham [University Press in [Bronx, N. Y.]

Written in English
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  • More, Thomas, -- Sir, Saint, -- 1478-1535

Edition Notes

Statementin the translation [from the Latin] of Philip E. Hallett, edited and annotated by E. E. Reynolds.
ContributionsHallett, Philip Edward, 1884-1948.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 206 p.
Number of Pages206
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Open LibraryOL23318725M

  PART I — EARLY LIFE TO LORD CHANCELLOR. By Frank Magill. The story of St. Thomas More and his ultimately fatal disagreement with King Henry VIII of England leapt from the history books into the popular imagination, at least into that of the anglophone world, in the stage play by Robert Bolt, “A Man For All Seasons. ” Bolt himself later wrote the screenplay for the critically. Why was Sir Thomas More a humanists? 'The life and illustrious martyrdom of Sir Thomas More' Sir Thomas More wrote the following books: Utopia, A Merry Jest, Letter to Brixius, A Dialogue. 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 inclusion of his . Sir Thomas More was found guilty of treason and beheaded on 6 July He went bravely to his death and his last words were "The King's good servant, but God's first." Asked in Celebrity Births.

  (3.) See Erasmus's letter to Ulrich von Hutten in a Thomas More Source Book, ed. Gerard Wegemer and Stephen Smith (Washington DC: Catholic University of America Press, ), 7. Hereafter the Source Book is abbreviated and cited as TMSB. (4.) Stapleton, Life and Illustrious Martyrdom, (5.). 8 The Life of Sir Thomas More, ed. Richard S. Sylvester and Davis P. Harding (New Haven, ), p. ; hereafter cited in the text. 9 Thomas Stapleton, The Life and Illustrious Martyrdom of Sir Thomas More, ed. E. E. Reynolds (London, ), p. 14; hereafter cited in the:text. (The Latin version of this biography appeared in ).   However, the text remained untranslated until when it was translated by Philip Hallett and published as Thomas Stapleton, The life and illustrious martyrdom of Sir Thomas More, London A later edition, with an introduction by E. E. Reynolds, was published in Sir Thomas More was born on February 7, and died on July 6, Sir Thomas More would have been 57 years old at the time of death or years old today. Asked in History, Politics.

Sir Thomas More was beheaded as an order from King Henry VIII because he refused to take the Oath of Supremacy, which would make King Henry VIII the Supreme Head of the Church. Thomas More, Thomas Morus ou Tomás Moro [1] (Londres, 7 de fevereiro de — Londres, 6 de julho de ) foi filósofo, homem de estado, diplomata, escritor, advogado e homem de leis, ocupou vários cargos públicos, e em especial, de a , o cargo de "Lord Chancellor" (Chanceler do Reino - o primeiro leigo em vários séculos) de Henrique VIII da Inglaterra. É geralmente Beatificação: 29 de dezembro de , Florença por . Bibliography: n. harpsfield, The Life and Death of Sir Thomas Moore, ed. e. v. hitchcock (Early English Text Society ; London ). t. stapleton, The Life and Illustrious Martyrdom of Sir Thomas More (Part III of "Tres Thomae," Printed at Douai, ), tr. p. e. hallett (London ). a. w. reed, Early Tudor Drama (London ). e.

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