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Bale, John 1495-1563

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Works: 471 works in 1,579 publications in 4 languages and 17,534 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Bibliography  Sources  Bio-bibliography  Paraphrases  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Dedicatee, Composer, Other, Creator
Classifications: DA356, 822.2
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Elizabeth's glass with "The glass of the Sinful Soul" (1544) by Elizabeth I, and "Epistle dedicatory" & "Conclusion" (1548) by John Bale by Marc Shell( )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As a girl of eleven, Elizabeth I translated into English a poem by Marguerite of Navarre on incest, spiritual and physical. Four years later her translation, titled "The Glass of the Sinful Soul," was published by the Protestant reformer John Bale. However ingenuous Elizabeth may have been at eleven, she surely realized the implications of the tract when she permitted new editions in 1568, 1582, and 1590. Its bearing on her own family and her precarious hold on the throne was all too obvious when dissenters accused both her father, Henry VIII, and her mother, Ann Boleyn, of adultery, when her father had sought to annul his first marriage on grounds of incest, when her mother was accused by Henry of incest, and when Elizabeth herself was deemed a bastard. Making Elizabeth's little-known work readily available to today's scholars, Elizabeth's Glass includes a photographic reproduction of Elizabeth's manuscript and a modern transcription, as well as John Bale's additions to his 1548 edition. In an erudite and penetrating introduction, Marc Shell investigates the complex political, familial, theological, and ecclesiastical forces that made Elizabeth acutely conscious of incest and made her translation an emblem of a controversy that stormed throughout Reformation Europe
King Johan by John Bale( Book )
29 editions published between 1931 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The temptation of Our Lord by John Bale( Book )
46 editions published between 1538 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kynge Johan, a play in two parts by John Bale( Book )
35 editions published between 1838 and 1968 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The image of bothe churches, after the moste wonderfull and heauenly Reuelacion of Sainct John the Euangelist, contayning a very frutefull exposicion or paraphrase upon the same. Wherin it is conferred with the other scripturs, and most auctorised historyes by John Bale( )
39 editions published between 1545 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publication date estimated by STC. Signatures: A-T; A-U; Aaa-Rrr S4. With the text of Revelation in English. The last leaf of part 1 is blank. The second and third parts each have separate title page and register (part 3 actually begins on leaf U6). Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntingtion Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99836417. (stc) STC (2nd ed) 1301. (vid) 689. (DLPS) A02872.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A02872.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Bible. -- N.T. -- Revelation -- Commentaries
Select works of John Bale, D.D., Bishop of Ossory : containing the examinations of Lord Cobham, William Thorpe, and Anne Askewe, and the image of both churches by John Bale( Book )
34 editions published between 1849 and 2007 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christen exhortacion vnto customable swearers What a ryght [and] lawfull othe is: whan, and before whom, it owght to be. Item. The maner of sayinge grace, or geuynge thankes vnto God by Miles Coverdale( )
22 editions published between 1540 and 1575 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anonymous. By Miles Coverdale. Sometimes attributed to John Bale. Partly in verse. Imprint from STC. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99857603. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 1280. (vid) 23364. (DLPS) A02668.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A02668.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Swearing -- Early works to 1800. Bale, John, 1495-1563. Oaths -- Early works to 1800
A humanist's "trew imitation": Thomas Watson's Absalom; a critical edition and translation by Thomas Watson( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in 3 languages and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic writings by John Bale( Book )
39 editions published between 1907 and 1966 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete plays of John Bale by John Bale( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chief promises of God unto man; God's promises by John Bale( Book )
20 editions published between 1908 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy concerning three laws of nature, Moses and Christ by John Bale( Book )
21 editions published between 1908 and 1970 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De vera obedientia, 1553 by Stephen Gardiner( )
26 editions published in 1553 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The actes of Englysh votaryes by John Bale( Book )
36 editions published between 1546 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anti-sport sentiments in literature : batting for the opposition by John Bale( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book draws on literature, specifically on the writings of selected novelists and poets and it?s principle aim is to widen an existing anti-sport discourse to include hitherto excluded voices from the world of literature
Bales Kynge Johan by John Bale( Book )
15 editions published between 1909 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scriptorvm illustriu Maioris Brytannie̜ quam nunc Angliam & Scotiam uocant: Catalogus by John Bale( Book )
24 editions published between 1557 and 1959 in Latin and Italian and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Balaeus, Ioannes.
Balaeus, Joannes 1495-1563
Balaeus Johannes 1495-1563
Balaeus, Johannes aus Cove 1495-1563
Bale, Bilious
Bale, Joannes 1495-1563
Bale, Johan
Bale Johan 1495-1563
Bale, Johann 1495-1563
Bale, John 1495-1563
Bale, John 1495-1563 Bp. of Ossory
Bale, John, Bishop of Ossory, 1495-1563
Bale, John, Bp. of Ossory, 1495-1563.
Balée, Jean 1495-1563
Baleus, Ioannes.
Baleus, Ioannes 1495-1563
Baleus, Iohannes 1495-1563 vesc. di Ossory
Baleus, Iohannes, vesc. di Ossory, 1495-1563
Baleus Jean 1495-1563
Baleus, Joannes
Baleus Joannes 1495-1563
Baleus, Johannes
Baleus Johannes 1495-1563
Baleus, Johannes aus Cove 1495-1563
Harryson, Johan.
Harryson, Johan 1495-1563
Harryson, Johan [Pseud.] 1495-1563
Stalbridge, Henry 1495-1563
Stalbrydge, Henry.
Stalbrydge, Henry 1495-1563
Stalbrydge, Henry 1495-1563 vesc. di Ossory
Stalbrydge, Henry, vesc. di Ossory, 1495-1563
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English (486)
Latin (49)
German (9)
Italian (1)
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