Item #7692 Uniuersities of Italy and Fraunce : London 1531. Italy and France, possibly attributed to Edward Fox, Thomas Cranmer, Italy, France.

Uniuersities of Italy and Fraunce : London 1531

Amsterdam: Da Capo Press / Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm, 1971.

Reprint Ed. Hardcover. Good with no dust jacket. Item #7692
ISBN: 9022103293

Library stamps/marks/labels/pocket/slip, 1" gutter tear near rear, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover.; A translation (by Thomas Cranmer?) of "Gravissimae atque exactissimae, illusstrissimarum totius Italiae, et Gallicae academiarum censurae", attributed to Edward Fox, John Stokesley, and Nicholas de Burgo. Imprint from colophon. Variant: year date lacking from colophon. Original title page reads: The determinations of the moste famous and mooste excellent vniuersities of Italy and Fraunce, that it is so vnlefull for a man to marie his brothers wyfe/ that the Pope hath no power to dispence therwith. STC 14287. Facsimile of the 1531 London edition, printed by Thomas Berthelet. Tract supporting the divorce of King Henry VIII from Catherine of Aragon, without once mentioning the particular marriage dispute.; The English Experience : Its record in early printed books published in facsimile; Ex-Library; Vol. 329; ff 154 pages.

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