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    Religion, Politics, and Society in Sixteenth-century England (Camden Fifth) (Paperback) Edited by Ian W. Archer, With Simon Adams, With G.W. Bernard, With Mark Greengrass, With Paul E.J. Hammer, With Fiona L. Kisbey

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    DescriptionThis collection of hitherto unpublished material sheds important light on the English court and its relationship with a wider political society in the sixteenth century. The 'Journall' of political events covering 1547-52 and 1559-1562, possibly by the 'commonwealth man' John Hayles, offers arresting insights on court politics, foreign affairs and events in the life of London. It is published alongside a related account of the rivalry between the Dukes of Somerset and Northumberland. Court religious ceremonial is illustrated through an edition of regulations for the royal chapel. The memoir of Jean Malliet, sent to England to solicit a loan for the beleaguered city of Geneva in 1582-3, demonstrates the 'Calvinist international' at work. A tranche of letters from Sir Robert Cecil to Sir Christopher Hatton offers fresh material on court politics in this period.


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    Title
    Religion, Politics, and Society in Sixteenth-century England
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Ian W. Archer, With Simon Adams, With G.W. Bernard, With Mark Greengrass, With Paul E.J. Hammer, With Fiona L. Kisbey
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 296
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 212 mm
    Thickness: 22 mm
    Weight: 399 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780521054324
    ISBN 10: 052105432X
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBLH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JB
    BIC subject category V2: HBTB
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKE
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC subject category V2: JP
    Libri: I-HP
    BIC subject category V2: HRAX
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Abridged Dewey: 941
    LC classification: DA
    DC22: 942.05
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKE, 3JB
    Thema V1.0: NHTB, NHD
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Imprint name
    CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Publication date
    01 February 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge
    Review quote
    'As is always the case with this venerable series, the editors have provided copious notation to accompany the texts, each of which provides historians with unique insights into the century's history.' Contemporary Review
    Table of contents
    Notes on contributors; Abbreviations; Religious Ceremonial at the Tudor Court: Extracts from Royal Household Regulations Fiona L. Kisbey; A 'Journall' of Matters of State Happened from Time to Time as well Within and Without the Realme From and Before the Death of King Edw. the 6th Untill the Yere 1562 and Certayne Brife Notes of the Controversy Betwene the Dukes of Somerset and Duke of Nor[t]humberland Simon Adams, Ian W. Archer and G. W. Bernard; Memoires et Procedures de ma Negociation en Angleterre (8 October 1582-8 October 1583) by Jean Malliet, Councillor of Geneva Simon Adams and Mark Greengrass; Letters from Sir Robert Cecil to Sir Christopher Hatton, 1590-1591 Paul E. J. Hammer.