Editors. "Cardinal Wolsey is restored to the archbishopric of York". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=14439, accessed 26 November 2014.]
Cardinal Wolsey is restored to the archbishopric of York. After his political downfall the previous year, he was stripped of all his political positions and privileges, but now this small consolation is allowed to him, and Wolsey sets off northwards to retire to his see.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.