Editors. "Carthusian monks are found guilty of treason". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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Carthusian monks are found guilty of treason (43 words)
Historical Context Note
In London, the Prior of the Charter house, John Houghton, and other Carthusian monks are found guilty of treason, since they refuse to acknowledge the royal supremacy in contravention of the authority of the Pope. On 4th May, they are executed at Tyburn.14539 Carthusian monks are found guilty of treason 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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