BEINECKE RARE BOOK AND MANUSCRIPT LIBRARY
THE JAMES MARSHALL AND MARIE-LOUISE OSBORN
MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE MANUSCRIPTS
Fox, Edward, 1496-1538
[Liber de vera differentia regiae potestatis et ecclesiasticae] : [ca.
110 p. ; 32 cm. x 22 cm.
Manuscript on paper, in a professional Tudor bookhand, with Italic
marginal notes, of a version of Fox's four-part work defending Henry VIII's
assumption of the Royal Supremacy and repudiation of Papal authority.
Pages ruled for center text block.
Bound in: six pages of lists of names in a later 16th century hand,
First blank page title note, in a later hand, reads, "Pars libri de regia
et pon[ti]f[ical]i auctoritate."
Spine title reads, "De Regia, &c. Pont. Auct. MS. 22."
Bookplate: Thomas Philip, Earl de Grey (Wrest Park).
Binding: eighteenth century full panelled calf, stamped; spine title in
red morocco, gilt stamped.
De Grey, Thomas Philip De Grey, Earl, 1781-1859--Bookplate.
Henry VIII, King of England, 1491-1547--Divorce from Catharine.
Church of England--Controversial literature--16th century.
Royal supremacy (Church of England)
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