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Adam of Orleton, bishop of Hereford, Worcester, and Winchester

(c. 1275—1345)


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(c.1275–1345)

Orleton was a canon lawyer and diplomat favoured and promoted by Pope John XXII. Although involved in political upheavals, he was a second-rank figure disparaged by a particular chronicler.

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


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