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Edmund Campion

by Evelyn Waugh

  • 38 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Campion, Edmund, Saint, 1540-1581.,
    • Christian martyrs -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Evelyn Waugh
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4705.C27 W3 1946
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx p., 1 l., 239 p.
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6497829M
      LC Control Number46004524
      OCLC/WorldCa385645

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Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" $ /5(10). Edmund Campion Secondary School; Brisdale Drive; Brampton ON, L7A 3C7; Phone: Fax: Principal: Peter Cusumano Vice Principal(s): Sharon Allegretto Joanne Le Prevost-Groves Sophia Maloney Tino Malta Superintendents: Les Storey Trustee: Darryl D'Souza (Ward 2) Darryl D'Souza (Ward 5) Darryl D'Souza (Ward 6) Frank Di Cosola (Ward 2).

I was a bit disappointed after finishing as well as while reading, because, although Edmund Campion is possibly one of the greatest of the English martyes in terms of popularity and the potential for romance, danger, and true heroism, the book ends up trying to convey these things through repetitive, and sometimes insipid, writing/5.

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Sources. CAMPION'S Historie of Ireland was first published by STANIHURST in HOLINSHED, Chronicles (), then in WARE'S book under the same title (). and again by the Hibernia Press (Dublin, ); Edmundi Campiani Decem Rationes et alia Opuscula, carefully edited (Antwerp, ); this included Orations, Letters, and the Narratio Divortii Henrici VIII, Regis Angliae, ab Uzore et ab.

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EDMUND CAMPION. English Jesuit and martyr; he was the son and namesake of a Catholic bookseller, and was born in London, 25 Jan., ; executed at Tyburn, 1 Dec., A city company sent the promising child to a grammar school and to Christ Church Hospital.

Edmund Campion is a Sydney priest and writer whose books include Rockchoppers: Growing up Catholic in Australia () and Australian Catholic Lives ().

He has been chair of the Literature Board of the Australia Council for the Arts, and a judge of numerous literary : Edmund Campion.