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Maitland, William 1528-1573

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Works: 24 works in 54 publications in 3 languages and 597 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Church history 
Classifications: DA787.M2, 941.1050924
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Varia opvscvla, qvorvm indicem seqvens pagina demonstrabit by Pietro Bizzarri( Book )

1 edition published in 1565 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Maitland of Lethington, the minister of Mary Stuart, a study of his life and times by E Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The apologie off our depatur( )

1 edition published in 1559 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1555 John Knox returned to Scotland to preach and organize Calvinism. Churches sprang up and many powerful nobles began to listen to him. Brought before an ecclesiastical court (15 May 1556), his prosecution was abandoned, demonstrating the powerful backing he enjoyed. In the latter part of 1557, after Knox had departed for Geneva, these nobles joined together in the Congregation of Jesus Christ, explicitly antagonistic to the Catholic Church. This congregation formed the nucleus of leadership in the wars against the Catholics (1559). But they found it extremely difficult to maintain an army, even with English aid. Their army arrived in Edinburgh 21 October 1559 but soon melted away. The congregation fled 6 November [to Stirling], but in order to maintain support justification for this flight was required.--Description provided by auction house
Transcripts of letters concerning Mary Queen of Scots and Scottish affairs between 1560 and 1570( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documents, dated 1560-1570, concerning Mary Queen of Scots, her relationship with Elizabeth, queen of England, and Scotland's relations with England and France
 
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Alternative Names
Lethington, William 1528-1573

Lethington, William M. of 1528-1573

Lethington, William Maitland of

Lethington William Maitland of 1528-1573

Maitland of Lethington, William

Maitland of Lethington William 1528-1573

William Maitland

William Maitland de Lethington politicien écossais

William Maitland of Lethington Scottish politician

William Maitland schottischer Politiker

Мейтланд, Уильям

Мейтланд, Уильям крупный шотландский государственный деятель середины XVI века

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Languages
English (51)

Latin (1)

German (1)