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Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Also ‘letters dimissory’, testimonial documents drawn up under the seal of the bishop or his official freeing a candidate for any rank in holy orders to be ordained and to ...

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dimissorial letters

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Also ‘letters dimissory’, testimonial documents drawn up under the seal of the bishop or his official freeing a candidate for any rank in holy orders to be ordained and to ...

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dimissorial letters

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 68 words.

Also ‘letters dimissory’, testimonial documents drawn up under the *seal of the bishop or his official freeing a candidate for

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dimissorials

Peter Beal.

in A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

January 2008; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (History of the Book). 85 words.

From medieval times onwards, dimissorials (from the Latin litterae dimissoriae), or letters dimissory, are a type of licence issued

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dimissorials

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

From medieval times onwards, dimissorials (from the Latin litterae dimissoriae), or letters dimissory, are a type of licence issued in the Catholic Church by the Pope, bishops, abbots, or...

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