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Robert Southwell: A Saint for England Bibliography Endnotes This book was a fascinating read. I first encountered Robert Southwell in another book in this series, Forty Martyrs of England and Wales by James Walsh.
Southwell was one of several saints from that booklet that I wanted to go further in my reading. And this booklet was an excellent next step.5/5(1). Robert Southwell, a poet and prose writer of William Shakespeare and Ben Jonson‘s generation, spent his adolescence and early manhood in Italy.
His brief literary career flourished during the years when he was an underground Jesuit priest in Protestant England.
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Christopher Devlin. Greenwood Press, - Christian martyrs - pages. 0 Reviews. Robert Southwell was born inthe third son of Richard Southwell, a gentlemen and courtier of Horsham St. Faith in Norfolk. His mother was Bridget Southwell, a Copley of Sussex.
His paternal grandfather was Sir Richard Southwell of Wodrising Norfolk, a man who personally benefitted from the suppression of the monasteries under Henry VIII. Robert Southwell was born at Horsham St. Faith's, Norfolk, England, in ; hanged at Tyburn, 21 February, His grandfather, Sir Richard Southwell, had been a wealthy man and a prominent courtier in the reign of Henry VIII.
His grandfather had been a prominent man in Henry VIII's court and the family remained among the elite of the land. Robert Southwell, (bornHorsham St. Faith, Norfolk, Eng.—died March 4,London), English poet and martyr remembered for his saintly life as a Jesuit priest and missionary during a time of Protestant persecution and for his religious poetry.
Southwell was educated at Jesuit colleges in France and in Rome. In he was ordained priest and made prefect of studies at the English. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.
Robert Southwell was born at Horsham St. Faith's, Life of Robert Southwell book, England, in ; hanged at Tyburn, 21 February, His grandfather, Sir Richard Southwell, had been a wealthy man and a prominent courtier in the reign of Henry VIII.
ROBERT SOUTHWELL, English Jesuit and poet, son of Richard Southwell of Horsham St Faith's, Norfolk, was born in / The Southwells were affiliated with many noble English families, and Robert's grandmother, Elizabeth Shelley, figures in the genealogy of Shelley the poet.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Devlin, Christopher. Life of Robert Southwell. New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy  (OCoLC) Robert Southwell (c. – 21 February ), also Saint Robert Southwell, was an English Roman Catholic priest of the Jesuit was also a poet and clandestine missionary in post-Reformation England.
After being arrested and imprisoned inand intermittently tortured and questioned by Richard Topcliffe, Southwell eventually was tried and convicted of high treason for his links. The Life of Robert Southwell; Poet and Martyr.
London: Longmans, Green and Co., First edition. Octavo, original brown cloth, original pictorial dust jacket. Very gentle lean to the spine, light toning to the spine of the dust jacket. Very good indeed. Item # First edition of this biography of then-Blessed Robert Southwell, by a British Book Edition: First Edition.
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This work has been selected by sch 3/5(1). Get this from a library. The life of Robert Southwell, poet and martyr. [Christopher Devlin]. Peter's Complaint, and Other Poems, by the Rev. Robert Southwell, Reprinted from the Edition ofwith Important Additions from an Original Ms.
and a Sketch of the Author's Life. The life of Robert Southwell. [Christopher Devlin; Robert Southwell] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat.
Find items in libraries near you. Looking for books by Robert Southwell. See all books authored by Robert Southwell, including An Humble Supplication to Her Maiestie, and Mary MagdalenS Funeral Tears: The Triumphs Over Death; and an Epistle of Comfort, and more on “The Poetical Works of the Rev.
Robert Southwell”, p 6 Copy quote Where sin was hatch'd, let tears now wash the nest, Where life was lost, recover life with cries. Robert Southwell was born toward the end ofaccording to evidence gathered from his admittance to the Society of Jesus and from his trial.
His family was prosperous, and he spent his boyhood. Sir Robert Southwell (born c. in Windham Manor, Norfolk – died in Mereworth) was an English civil servant during the reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I. He was elected Member of Parliament from Kent in October and in .
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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Complete Works of R. Southwell: With Life and Death by Robert Southwell: New at the best online prices at. The standard modern life, however, is Christopher Devlin's The Life of Robert Southwell, Poet and Martyr, London, Under Southwell's Latinized name, Sotvellus, and in his memory, the English Jesuit, Nathaniel Bacon, Secretary of the Society of Jesus, published the updated 3rd edition of the Bibliotheca Scriptorum Societatis Iesu (Rome, ).
The martyred Jesuit, St. Robert Southwell, is one of the greatest Englishmen in the whole of England’s long and chequered history. A convert to the Faith who was forced into exile in order to study for the priesthood, Southwell returned to the shores of his homeland to minister in secret to England’s outlawed Catholics.
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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Sir Robert Southwell (–), of Woodrising, Norfolk, was an English politician. Robert was the son of Sir Thomas Southwell and his second wife Mary, daughter of Sir Rice 's third wife was Nazaret or Nazareth Newton. He was High Sheriff of Norfolk for –90 and Vice-Admiral of Norfolk from to He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Guildford in.
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