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Deuttung der zwo grewlichen Figuren : Bapstesels zu Rom, vnd Munchkalbs zu Freyberg jn Meyssen funden, 1523

Identifier: BR303 .L88 1523
Scope and Contents Der Baptsesel durch Philippen Melanchthon deuttet -- Deuttung des Munchkalbs zu Freyberg Martin Luthers Luther and Melanchthon, in this pamphlet, take advantage of the opportunity to use two strange, but otherwise real, phenomena, the discovery of a grotesque broken statue in the Tiber River, and the birth of a deformed calf, both of which had captured the popular mind, as a means of engaging in polemics against the Papacy and their opponents among the Catholic clergy Signatures:...
Dates: Publication: 1523