The vvorkes of Sir Thomas More

From The vvorkes of Sir Thomas More, Knyght, sometyme Lorde Chauncellour of England / wrytten by him in the Englysh tonge, 1557.

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William Rastell’s publication of the English works of Thomas More has been seen as a private initiative on the part of More’s friends and relatives. Thomas More remains one of the most popular figures for study in the period of the English Reformation.

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The work was dedicated to Queen Mary and exhorts her to be inspired by More’s writings for “confuting of all perverse opinions, false doctrines and devilshe heresies…”

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Item Type Book
Title The vvorkes of Sir Thomas More
Publication Title The vvorkes of Sir Thomas More, Knyght, sometyme Lorde Chauncellour of England / wrytten by him in the Englysh tonge
Publication Date 1557
Call Number Case Y 12 .M815
Location Special Collections