Capgrave sentence example
- Parliament formally accepted him, and thus Henry became king, "not so much by title of blood as by popular election" (Capgrave).
- The life by John Capgrave (De illustribus Henricis) is of little value.
- p. 41), whence it was taken by Capgrave.
- From Capgrave the work passed into the Bollandist Acta Sanctorum (Jan.
- Delisle, Notice sur les manuscrits de Bernard Guy, Paris, 1879); the Sanctilogium of John of Tynemouth (c. 1366), utilized by John Capgrave, and published in 1516 under the name of Nova legenda Angliae (new edition by C. Horstman, Oxford, 1901); and the Catalogus sanctorum of Petrus de Natalibus (c. 1375), published at Vicenza in 1493, and many times reprinted.Advertisement
- His life by his confessor, Ralph Bocking, is published in the Acta Sanctorum of the Bollandists, where a later and shorter life by John Capgrave is also to be found.
- Amongst English men of letters he befriended Reginald Pecock, Whethamstead of St Albans, Capgrave the historian, Lydgate, and Gilbert Kymer, who was his physician and chancellor of Oxford university.
- we have also Malverne and the Monk of Evesham; for the early Lancastrians, Capgrave, Elmham, Otterbourne, Adam of Usk; and for Henry VI., Amundesham, Whethamstede, William of Worcester and John Hardyng, as well as a number of anonymous briefer chronicles, edited, though not in the Rolls series, by J.
- The life by John Capgrave in his Legenda Nova (1516) is chiefly an abridgment of Malmesbury's narrative.