WorldCat Identities

Crowley, Robert 1518?-1588

Works: 147 works in 683 publications in 3 languages and 6,346 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Controversial literature  Sources  Manuscripts  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Romances  Legends 
Roles: Author, Printer, Editor, Instrumentalist
Classifications: PR2013, 821.1
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Crowley
The schoole of vertue, and booke of good nurture teaching children and youth their duties by F. S( Book )

43 editions published between 1582 and 1976 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An informacion and peticion agaynst the oppressours of the poore commons of thys realme by Robert Crowley( Book )

34 editions published between 1548 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The way to wealth ... a remedy for sedicion by Robert Crowley( Book )

22 editions published between 1550 and 1985 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One and thyrtye epigrammes wherein are brieflye touched so manye abuses, that maye and ought to be put away by Robert Crowley( Book )

19 editions published between 1548 and 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Certain prayers and graces newly added, to be used of scholars, both before and after noon by Robert Crowley( Book )

8 editions published between 1687 and 1968 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[16] p. Caption title. Certain prayers and graces were compiled by Robert Crowley and included in Francis Seager's "The schoole of vertue." The names of Seager and Crowley appear on verso of t.p. of 1677 edition. Cf. BM. Place and date of publication from BM. Advertisement: p. [16]. Reproduction of original in Bodleian Library. (marc) 12404508. (stc) Wing C7370.
A briefe discourse against the outwarde apparell and ministring garmentes of the popishe church by Robert Crowley( Book )

20 editions published between 1566 and 1578 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piers the Plowman; a critical edition of the A-version by William Langland( Book )

13 editions published in 1550 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An authoritative edition which contains a historical introduction, explanatory notes, textual notes and a glossary. A full-bodied presentation of the A-version of the poem
Using the IBM Personal Computer, VisiCalc by Robert Crowley( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epitome of chronicles. Conteyninge the whole discourse of the histories as well of this realme of England, as al other cou[n]treys, with the succession of their kinges, the time of their reigne, and what notable actes they did ... gathered out of most probable auctours. Firste by Thomas Lanquet, from the beginning of the worlde to the incarnacion of Christe, secondely to the reigne of our soueraigne lord king Edward the sixt by Thomas Cooper, and thirdly to the reigne of our soueraigne Ladye Quene Elizabeth, by Robert Crowley. Anno. 1559 by Thomas Lanquet( Book )

20 editions published in 1559 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colophon reads: Imprinted at London by VVilliam Seres at the weste ende of Paules towards Ludgate at the signe of the Hedgehogge and are there to be solde. 1559. The. v. day of Apryll. A pirated edition, repudiated by Cooper in STC 15218 et seq. Includes index. A leaf signed 2Q3 is inserted after 2Q2. Identified as STC 15221 on UMI microfilm. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99843927. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 15217.5. (vid) 8692. (DLPS) A05076.0001.001. 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 for further information or permissions. World history -- Early works to 1800. Cooper, Thomas, 1517?-1594. Crowley, Robert, 1518?-1588
The confutation of the. xiii. articles, wherunto Nicolas Shaxton, late byshop of Salilburye [sic] subscribed and caused to be set forth in print the yere of our Lorde. M.C.xlvi. [sic] whe[n] he recanted in Smithfielde at London at the burning of mestres Anne Askue, which is liuely set forth in the figure folowynge. In the nexte page shalt thou finde the contentes of thys little boke by Robert Crowley( Book )

22 editions published between 1548 and 1985 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[160] p., folded woodcut plate. The author's name, Robert Crowley, appears on A2r. Includes the text of Shaxton's submission, of which no separate printing survives. Actual printer's name conjectured and publication date supplied by STC. Signatures: A-K. The plate shows the burning of Anne Askew. Running title, which is split and transposed recto to verso, reads: The confutation of Shaxtons articles. Quire B inner forme has side-notes. Variant 1: title page misprints "cause be set forthe"; variant 2: quire B inner forme lacks side-notes. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99840869. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 6083.
[A breefe discourse, concerning those foure vsuall notes, whereby Christes catholique church is knowen] by Robert Crowley( )

10 editions published in 1581 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Crowley: Puritan, Printer, Poet by Albert Peel( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.63 (from 0.40 for Piers the ... to 0.90 for Robert Cro ...)

Alternative Names
C, R. 1518?-1588

C., R. (Robert Crowley), 1518?-1588

Croleo, Roberto 1518?-1588

R. C 1518?-1588

R. C. (Robert Crowley), 1518?-1588

Robert Crowley stationer, poet, polemicist and Protestant clergyman

English (327)

Latin (6)

Dutch (1)