Sir Thomas Smith loses his secretaryship

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Historical Context Note

Sir Thomas Smith, who had been secretary of state along with Thomas Wriothesley, has his secretaryship taken away for siding with Somerset, who has now fallen from power.
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Editors. "Sir Thomas Smith loses his secretaryship". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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