The two John Knoxes: England Scotland and the 1558 tracts'

  title={The two John Knoxes: England Scotland and the 1558 tracts'},
  author={E. Jane},
  journal={The Journal of Ecclesiastical History},
  • E. Jane
  • Published 1991
  • History
  • The Journal of Ecclesiastical History
  • The tracts which John Knox wrote in 1558 are regarded as the core of his political writings and the key to his entire political thought.1 The most famous - and infamous - of his works, The First Blast of the Trumpet Against the Monstrous Regiment of Women, was published in the spring and was followed in July by The Letter to the Regent [Augmente], The Appellation and The Letter to the Commonalty of Scotland These tracts have suffered from two serious misconceptions. The first is the natural… CONTINUE READING
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