Explore the history of the English Reformation with this collection of letters written during the reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI, and Mary I. These letters are a great resource for those studying the ecclesiastical affairs of this period or those interested in tracking the progress of the Reformation. The letters collected in these two volumes contain details of interest relative to various proceedings surrounding this important period in political and religious history. A few of the writers include Lady Jane Grey, Archbishop Cranmer, Myles Coverdale, Lady Jane Seymour, and John Calvin. With dates ranging from 1549 to 1558, these letters are helpful for gaining insights into the customs and manners of the time, as well as the private histories of the writers and receivers of these documents.
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- Offers a look at the English Reformation through the correspondence of important figures
- Presents a window into the customs of the time period and lives of relevant historical figures
- Provides insights into the Reformation’s progression and particular events
- Title: Original Letters Relative to the English Reformation
- Editor: Hastings Robinson
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Volumes: 2
- Pages: 1,188
About the Editor
Hastings Robinson was born in 1792 in England and was educated at Rugby and St. John’s college, Cambridge, where he was a fellow from 1816–1827. In 1827 he became the rector of Great Warley in Essex, where he served for 30 years. He also acted as editor of the Zurich Letters as well as other classical and theological works.