ON 22 June, 1535 He was declared guilty, and condemned to be hanged, drawn, and quartered at Tyburn, but the mode of execution was changed, and instead he was beheaded on Tower Hill. Erasmus said of John Fisher: "He... Continue Reading →
A who's who of books worth reading. Index librorum prohibitorum Innoc. XI. P.M. iussu editus usque ad annum 1681 : eidem accedit in fine appendix usque ad mensem Iunij 1704. 669G Index librorum prohibitorum Innoc. XI P.M. jussu editus usque... Continue Reading →
790G R(obert) H(owllet) fl 1696 The School Of Recreation: Or A Guide To The Most Ingenious Exercises Of Hunting, Riding, Racing, Fireworks, Military Discipline, The Science Of Defence, Hawking, Tennis, Bowling, Singing, Cock-fighting, Fowling, Angling. London : printed for A.... Continue Reading →
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