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William of Wykeham

G. C. Heseltine

William of Wykeham

a commentary

by G. C. Heseltine

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Published by Burns, Oates & Washbourne ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • William, of Wykeham, Bishop of Winchester, 1324-1404.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 217-218.

    Statementby G. C. Heseltine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA237.W8 H4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6275296M
    LC Control Number32015182
    OCLC/WorldCa4051886

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    William Wykeham is Edward III’s leading cleric and statesman and like the above named gentlemen he had the knack of irritating folk – well mainly John of Gaunt. Wykeham’s story is an interesting one in that he was not the second son of aristocracy or even a member of the gentry. William Wykeham was an extraordinary figure whose rapid ascent from peasant to chancellor bucked contemporary trends. Wykeham's administrative talents ensured that he became bishop of Winchester, holder of one of the richest sees in Christendom and Chancellor of England under Edward III and Richard II.


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