Richard Smyth and the Foundation of the University of Douai1

@inproceedings{Loewe1999RichardSA,
  title={Richard Smyth and the Foundation of the University of Douai1},
  author={J. Andreas Loewe},
  year={1999}
}
What could possibly be the connection between a much-neglected sixteenth-century English theologian, and a university which once did achieve substantial distinction, but now no longer is extant? The following contribution not only seeks to establish the link between the foundation of the university of Douai (inaugurated in 1563) and the subsequent appointment of the exiled Richard Smyth as its first professor of divinity, but also hopes to shed some light on the assertion that it was Smyth's… CONTINUE READING

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