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Roscarrock, Nicholas, ? 1548-? 1633 (Catholic activist and hagiographer)



  • Existence: ? 1548 - ? 1633


Roscarrock, Nicholas (? 1548-? 1633), Catholic activist and hagiographer

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Nicholas Roscarrock: 'A Breife Regester or Alphabeticall Catalogue of such Saincts and sainte like persons as have graced our Island of Great Brittaine Ireland and other British Iselands'

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3041
Scope and Contents (fos 1-5: only fos 3-5 remaining, contents of missing leaves displayed in index at fo. 12) introductory matter; (fos 6-11) calendar of saints; index to fos 1-11 at fo. 12; (fos 13-14) notes on feasts and holy days; (fos 15-23) alphabetical table of saints in the 'Catalogue'; (fo. 24r) title page and sonnet to the reader; (fo. 24v) verse 'friendly warining to the reader'; (fo. 25) preface; (fos 1-402) lives of saints, alphabetically to Simon Sudbury. MS damaged and incomplete. Sources for...
Dates: 1622 (Circa)
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