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Crowley, Robert 1518?-1588

Works: 260 works in 653 publications in 3 languages and 6,371 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Controversial literature  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  History 
Roles: Author, Printer, Compiler, Instrumentalist, Translator
Classifications: PR2013, 821.1
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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 )
24 editions published between 1593 and 1660 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One and thyrtye epigrammes wherein are bryefly touched so many abuses, that maye and ought to be put away by Robert Crowley( )
21 editions published between 1550 and 1992 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A briefe discourse against the outvvarde apparell and ministring garmentes of the popishe church by Robert Crowley( )
15 editions published between 1566 and 1578 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philargyrie of Greate Britayne by Robert Crowley( )
18 editions published between 1551 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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( )
9 editions published in 1548 in English and held by 146 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.
Certain prayers and graces newly added, to be used of scholars, both before and after noon by Robert Crowley( Book )
6 editions published in 1687 in English and held by 136 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.
An informacion and peticion agaynst the oppressours of the poore commons of thys realme by Robert Crowley( Book )
6 editions published in 1548 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[A breefe discourse, concerning those foure vsuall notes, whereby Christes catholique church is knowen] by Robert Crowley( )
6 editions published in 1581 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The vision of Piers the Plowman by William Langland( Book )
12 editions published in 1550 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the fourteenth-century epic poem by William Langland that explores day-to-day life in medieval England
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( )
6 editions published in 1559 in English and held by 115 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
Using the IBM Personal Computer, VisiCalc by Robert Crowley( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way to wealth ... a remedy for sedicion by Robert Crowley( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
C, R. 1518?-1588
C., R. (Robert Crowley), 1518?-1588
Crawley, Robert
Croleo, Roberto 1518?-1588
R. C 1518?-1588
R. C. (Robert Crowley), 1518?-1588
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