Renaissance and Reform in Tudor England: The Careers of Sir Richard Morison (Oxford Historical Monographs)

Renaissance and Reform in Tudor England: The Careers of Sir Richard Morison (Oxford Historical Monographs)


Sir Richard Morison (c.1513-1556) is better referred to as Henry VIII's such a lot prolific propagandist. but he was once additionally an finished student, baby-kisser, theologian and diplomat who was once associated with the prime political and spiritual figures of his day. regardless of his prominence, Morison hasn't ever acquired a whole old therapy.

Based on huge archival study, Renaissance and Reform in Tudor England offers a well-rounded photo of Morison that contributes considerably to the wider questions of highbrow, cultural, non secular, and political heritage. Tracey Sowerby contextualizes Morison inside every one of his careers: he's regarded as a propagandist, flesh presser, reformer, diplomat and Marian exile. Morison emerges as a extra influential and unique determine than formerly thought.

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