Wolsey Thomas


 (wo͝ol′zē), Cardinal Thomas 1475?-1530.
English prelate and politician. Archbishop of York and chief adviser to Henry VIII, he fell from favor after failing to secure papal approval of Henry's divorce from Catherine of Aragon (1529).
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Many of them are of national or international importance and include prayer books belonging to Mary Queen of Scots and Cardinal Wolsey Thomas More's hat, an extract from a 10th century Koran and Buddhist and Jain sculptures