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England in the age of Thomas More

Derek Wilson

England in the age of Thomas More

by Derek Wilson

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Published by Hart-Davis MacGibbon in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intellectual life,
  • Civilization,
  • Relations with humanists,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Derek Wilson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA320 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 261 p. :
    Number of Pages261
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24890311M
    ISBN 100246109432
    LC Control Number79300068

    Sir Thomas More (Saint Thomas More), –, English statesman and author of Utopia, celebrated as a martyr in the Roman Catholic Church. He received a Latin education in the household of Cardinal Morton and at Oxford. Through his contact with the new learning and his friendships with Colet, Lyly, and Erasmus, More. In , Sir Thomas More, an English scholar, writer, and lawyer, published his literary work, Utopia, which was a book that explored the notion of a perfect (and imaginary) society. It arguably.

    On Easter of , at the age of 19, while working as a domestic servant in the household of Thomas Cobb, a farmer of Aldington, Barton suffered from a severe illness and claimed to have received divine revelations that predicted events, such as the death of a child living in her household or, more frequently, pleas for people to remain in the. Thomas More was born in London on February 6, , to John and Agnes More, whose families were connected with the city's legal community. His father, John More, was the butler at the lawyer's club, Lincoln's Inn, as his father was before him. John very much wanted to be a lawyer himself.

    A summary of Conditions in England in Sir Thomas More's Utopia. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Utopia and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Utopia (Libellus vere aureus, nec minus salutaris quam festivus, de optimo rei publicae statu deque nova insula Utopia, "A little, true book, not less beneficial than enjoyable, about how things should be in the new island Utopia") is a work of fiction and socio-political satire by Thomas More (–), written in Latin and published in The book is a frame narrative primarily Author: Thomas More.


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England in the age of Thomas More [Wilson, Derek A] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. England in the age of Thomas MoreCited by: 2. He has used various pen names for his fiction, his current Thomas Treviot Tudor crime series being written under the name D.K.

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Thomas More, in full Sir Thomas More, also called Saint Thomas More, (born February 7,London, England—died July 6,London; canonized ; feast day June 22), English humanist and statesman, chancellor of England (–32), who was beheaded for refusing to accept King Henry VIII as head of the Church.

Advanced. Customer Services. Log In | RegisterAuthor: Germain Marc’hadour. Thomas More is known for his book Utopia and for his untimely death inafter refusing to acknowledge King Henry VIII as head of the Church of England.

He was canonized by the Catholic Church as a saint in Thomas More wrote Utopia inwhich was the forerunner of the utopian literary genre.

On November 3,More opened the Parliament that was later to forge the legal instruments for his death. As the king’s mouthpiece, More indicted Wolsey in his opening speech and, inproclaimed the opinions of universities favourable to the divorce; but.

Sir Thomas More is an Elizabethan play and a dramatic biography based on particular events in the life of the Catholic martyr Thomas More, who rose to become the Lord Chancellor of England during the reign of Henry play is considered to be written by Anthony Munday and Henry Chettle and revised by several writers.

The manuscript is particularly notable for a three-page handwritten Characters: Thomas More, Earl of Shrewsbury. Certainly Henry wanted More’s support. As England’s premier intellectual, More’s opinion mattered. It mattered to London shopkeepers, and to great churchmen.

If the great Sir Thomas More believed the king’s marriage to be unlawful, why, it must be so. But if the great Sir Thomas More. Book I on the other hand focuses on injustices in England (Thomas More’s home country) and old Europe. Book II will to a certain extend be neglected in this paper since its focus will be laid on Book I.

This paper is supposed to analyse the picture of England and Europe as it is drawn in Book I. England in the age of Thomas More. [Derek A Wilson] -- England during the lifetime of Thomas More () was a turbulent land in the grip of the most far-reaching revolution in the nation's history.

Sir Thomas More (/ˈmɔːr/; 7 February 6 July ), venerated by Catholics as Saint Thomas More, was an English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman, and noted Renaissance was a councillor to Henry VIII and also served as Lord High Chancellor of England from October to 16 May More opposed the Protestant Reformation, in particular the theology of Martin /5.

England in the age of Thomas More. [Derek Wilson] King of England; Thomas More, Sir Saint; Henry, King of England; Thomas More, Saint: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Derek Wilson. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number.

The book gives a lot of information about Thomas More, from his childhood to adulthood to death. So many pages to read about him, so much to talk about.

It is the perfect book to choose if you are writing a research paper about More. While researching my genealogy the past forty years, Cited by: An expert on Thomas More, he is the author of numerous works including Thomas More on Statesmanship () and Thomas More: A Portrait of Courage ().

Stephen W. Smith is Assistant Professor of English at Hillsdale College and is coeditor of Shakespeare's Last Plays: Readings in Literature and Politics ().5/5(4). On May 1,a mob of London apprentices attacked foreign merchants in the city.

More’s role in quenching this Evil May Day riot inspired a scene, attributed to Shakespeare, in Sir Thomas More, a composite Elizabethan play. Over the centuries, biographers of Thomas More have always praised him and made him an example for their own times.

He was a man for all seasons. This Tudor prelate and Lord Chancellor of England shared human qualities identifiable in all ages--pride, love, ambition, generosity, hypocrisy, and /5. The Life Of Sir Thomas More, Kt. Lord High Chancellour Of England [Thomas More] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This book was originally published prior toand represents a reproduction of an important historical work. A BRIEF BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS MORE. By Tim Lambert. His Early Life. Thomas More was an English statesman and writer of the early 16th century.

Thomas More was born on 7 February in Milk Street in London. (At that time London was a bustling town of perh or 70, people). Richard Marius, Thomas More: A Biography, New York, James Monti, The King's Good Servant but God's First: The Life and Writings of Saint Thomas More, San Francisco, St.

Thomas More, The Complete Works of St. Thomas More, New Haven, (?). Reynolds, The Field Is Won: The Life and Death of St. Thomas More, Milwaukee.

Sir Thomas More and Family is a lost painting by Hans Holbein the Younger, painted circa and known from a number of surviving copies.

The original was destroyed in in a fire at Schloss Kremsier (Kroměříž Castle), the Moravian residence of Carl von Liechtenstein, archbishop of Olmutz.A study by Holbein for the painting survives in the Kunstmuseum Basel (Öffentliche Kunstsammlung.Sir Thomas More was an English lawyer, writer, and statesman.

He was at one time one of Henry VIII's most trusted civil servants, becoming Chancellor of England in However, More was also a passionate defender of Catholic orthodoxy. More wrote in the 16th century, at the time of the Reformation, which set out to reform the Catholic Church.Thomas More (), was recognized throughout early sixteenth-century Europe as one of the great lawyers, Christian humanists, and classical scholars of his day.

Thomas More was born in London on February 7,son of judge Sir John More. He studied at .