Whose wonderful news? Italian satire and William Baldwin's Wonderfull Newes of the Death of Paule the III

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TitleWhose wonderful news? Italian satire and William Baldwin's Wonderfull Newes of the Death of Paule the III Author(S)ANNE OVERELL (Author)
Abstract  About the year 1552, the celebrated mid-Tudor author William Baldwin released Wonderfull Newes of the Death of Paul the III, his translation of a satirical and scandalous account of Pope Paul III's supposed arrival in hell. For over a century, influential Anglophone scholars and bibliographers have ascribed the original of Baldwin's work, the anonymous Epistola de morte Pauli tertii (1549), to the Lutheran reformer, Matthias Flacius, who was based in Germany. ...Paginationp 180-196
SubjectEurope -- HistoryDescriptorsRenaissance
Journal TitleRenaissance studies: Journal of the Society for Renaissance Studies  
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