The pageant of popes contayninge the lyues of all the bishops of Rome, from the beginninge of them to the yeare of Grace 1555. Deuided into iii. sortes bishops, archbishops, and popes, vvhereof the two first are contayned in two bookes, and the third sort in fiue. In the vvhich is manifestlye shevved the beginning of Antichriste and increasing to his fulnesse, and also the vvayning of his povver againe, accordinge to the prophecye of Iohn in the Apocalips. ... Written in Latin by Maister Bale, and now Englished with sondrye additions by I.S. Acta Romanorum pontificum. English

Title

The pageant of popes contayninge the lyues of all the bishops of Rome, from the beginninge of them to the yeare of Grace 1555. Deuided into iii. sortes bishops, archbishops, and popes, vvhereof the two first are contayned in two bookes, and the third sort in fiue. In the vvhich is manifestlye shevved the beginning of Antichriste and increasing to his fulnesse, and also the vvayning of his povver againe, accordinge to the prophecye of Iohn in the Apocalips. ... Written in Latin by Maister Bale, and now Englished with sondrye additions by I.S. Acta Romanorum pontificum. English

Author

Bale, John, 1495-1563.

Studley, John, 1545?-1590?

Date

1574

Place of Publication

London

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Translator's dedication signed: Iohn Studley. Translation of: Acta Romanorum pontification. Place of publication and printer's name form colophon. The last leaf is blank. The outer sheet of quire A is in two settings; leaf 1, line 8 of text ends: (1) "likely" or (2) "to be". Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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  • OTA: A02895
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A02895
  • DLPS: A02895
  • STC: STC 1304
  • STC: ESTC S100602
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99836437
  • PROQUEST: 99836437
  • VID: 711