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Pope Adrian IV

Religion (c. 1100 — 1-Sep-1159)


Brenda Bolton; Anne J. Duggan. Adrian IV, the English Pope, 1154-1159: Studies and Texts. Ashgate Publishing. 2003. 343pp.

Louis Chaillot. Translated by Rev. W. McLoughlin. Pope Adrian IV: A Friend of Ireland. Dublin: Browne and Nolan. 1906. 224pp. From the magazine, Analaecta Juris Pontificii.

J. Duncan Mackie. Pope Adrian IV: The Lothian Essay, 1907. Oxford: B. H. Blackwell. 1907. 124pp.

Alfred H. Tarleton. Nicholas Breakspear (Adrian IV), Englishman and Pope. London: Arthur L. Humphreys. 1896. 292pp.

Oliver Joseph Thatcher. Studies Concerning Adrian IV. University of Chicago Press. 1903. 88pp. Printed from Volume IV of The Decennial Publications.


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  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.13)

  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.5)

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