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 Simonis Begnii, episcopi Modrusiensis, de Coruatiae desolatione oratio ad Leonem X, Pontificem Maximum, Nonis Nouembris habita MDXVI
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‘Address on the devastation of Croatia delivered by Šimun Kožičić, Bishop of Modruš, to Pope Leo X on 5 November 1516’

Simon, Simon Begna, Simon de Begna, Simon Modrusiensis

Date: 1516

Original Language: Latin

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In the Lučin edition, the address is a little more than four pages long, three of which deal with the Ottoman conquests and cruelties, ending in an appeal to the pope to mount a crusade. Kožičić opens his address with a reminder of h…

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Lučin, Bratislav, “ Simonis Begnii, episcopi Modrusiensis, de Coruatiae desolatione oratio ad Leonem X, Pontificem Maximum, Nonis Nouembris habita MDXVI”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28005>
First published online: 2015



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