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Allen, William 1532-1594

Works: 279 works in 784 publications in 6 languages and 5,328 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Apologetic writings  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Composer, Dedicatee, Other, Attributed name
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The Nevv Testament of Iesus Christ,( Book )

29 editions published between 1582 and 1633 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true, sincere and modest defence of English catholiques (1584) by William Allen( Book )

21 editions published between 1584 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A briefe historie of the glorious martyrdom of the twelve reverend priests : Father Edmund Campion & his companions by William Allen( Book )

21 editions published between 1583 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardinal Allen's defence of Sir William Stanley's surrender of Deventer, January 29, 1586-7 by William Allen( Book )

13 editions published between 1851 and 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defense and declaration of the Catholike Churchies doctrine touching purgatory, 1565 by William Allen( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Letters and memorials of William, cardinal Allen. (1532-1594) by William Allen( Book )

18 editions published between 1882 and 1965 in English and Multiple languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise made in defence of the lauful power and authoritie of priesthod to remitte sinnes, 1567 by William Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Holie Bible : Old Testament( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The copie of a letter vvritten by M. Doctor Allen: concerning the yeelding vp of the citie of Dauentrie : vnto his Catholike Maiestie, by Sir VVilliam Stanley knight. VVherin is shevved both hovve lavvful, honorable and necessarie that action vvas; and also that al others, especiallie those of the English nation that detayne anie tovvnes, or other places, in the lovve countries from the King Catholike are bound, vpon paine of damnation, to do the like. Before vvhich is also prefixed a gentlemans letter, that gaue occasion, of this discourse by William Allen( )

9 editions published in 1587 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "gentlemans letter" is signed R.A., i.e. Roger Ashton?--STC. Answered by "A briefe discouerie of doctor Allens seditious drifts" (STC 6166). Running title reads: A letter concerning the rendering of Daventrie. Imperfect; lacks the "gentlemans letter" (A2?). Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99848009. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 370. (vid) 13081. (DLPS) A16796.0001.001. 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. Stanley, William, -- Sir, -- 1548-1630 -- Early works to 1800. R. A., fl. 1587. Deventer, Surrender of, 1587 -- Early works to 1800. Ashton, Roger, d. 1591
A declaration of the sentence and deposition of Elizabeth, the vsurper and pretensed quene of Englande by Sixtus( Book )

6 editions published between 1588 and 1977 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Alanus, Guilelmus 1532-1594

Alanus, Guilielmus.

Alanus Guilielmus 1532-1594

Alanus, Gulielmus.

Alanus Gulielmus 1532-1594

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Alanus, Gulielmus, card., 1532-1594

Alanus, Wilhelmus 1532-1594

Allen William

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Allen, William 1532-1594 Cardenal

Allen, William 1532-1594 Cardinal

Allen, William, Cardenal, 1532-1594

Allen, William cardinal

Allen, William, Cardinal, 1532-1594

Gulielmus Allen

William Allen britisk præst

William Allen britisk prest

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William Allen cardeal inglês da Igreja Católica

William Allen cardinal, membre de la Commission pour la révision de la Vulgate

William Allen cardinale inglese

William Allen englischer Kardinal und Politiker

William Allen priester uit Koninkrijk Engeland (1532-1594)

وليام ألين

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