The Life and Death of Cardinal Wolsey by George Cavendish by R S Sylvester

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  • Biography: general,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Medieval,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Medieval,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Biography/Autobiography

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Early English Text Society Original Series

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10137786M
ISBN 100197222439
ISBN 109780197222430

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Thomas Wolsey was an English political figure and a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. When Henry VIII became King of England inWolsey became the King's almoner.

Wolsey's affairs prospered, and by he had become the controlling figure in virtually all matters of state and extremely powerful within the church.5/5(7).

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Then the day came when I opened Cavendish's Life; the. It seems appropriate, during Lent, and with the selection of Pope Francis I, to look at two famous biographies of two famous Catholics, Cavendish's Life of Cardinal Wolsey and Roper's Life of More.

In Roper's Life of More and Cavendish's Life of Wolsey we have famous biographies of two famous men, both prominent in the reign of Henry VIII, who both fell out from the favor of that king. GEORGE CAVENDISH, author of the Life of Cardinal Wolsey, the first true biography written in England, was born inand died in He was the eldest son of Thomas Cavendish, Clerk of the Pipe in the Exchequer.

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GEORGE CAVENDISH's THE LIFE AND DEATH OF CARDINAL WOLSEY. RENAISSANCE ELECTRONIC TEXTS. A series of old-spelling, SGML-encoded editions of early individual copies of English Renaissance books and manuscripts, and of plain transcriptions of such works.George Cavendish, Wolsey’s gentleman usher, recorded the event in his biography of the Cardinal: fall and death in my article The Death of Cardinal Wolsey.

Also on this day in history, 18th Octoberfifty-two year old Margaret Tudor, sister of Henry VIII, former Queen of Scotland and mother of James V, died of a stroke at Methven.

This extraordinary ""eye-witness"" account of Wolsey's rise and fall from power was written between by his gentleman usher, George Cavendish. Cavendish was privy to much of the Cardinal's ambitious endeavours. Cavendish died three years after its completions at the age of This rare document considered ""the most important single source for our knowledge of Wolsey"".

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