Pope Innocent IX: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... conclave assembled Ferdinand had already concluded a confidential pact with Facchinetti, the man he had selected as the future pontiff. He was a whimsical old cardinal, incredibly thin; with the brightest, ...
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Pope Gregory XIV: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... was careful not to commit himself. He had seen a note, below the seven names selected by the King, to the effect that Cremona being a Spanish subject would be acceptable ...
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Pope Sixtus V: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... benefices even than his predecessors had done, selling the same office several times over. The ... in an attack of ague. He was self-opinionated, stubborn, and yet irresolute and changeable in ...
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Pope Gregory XIII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... impress him with his honesty of purpose, which proves how judicious Cosimo was in the selection of his confederates. Having achieved this initial and hazardous master-stroke it was child's ...
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Pope Benedict XIII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... of the party, openly reproached Albani with selling the Holy See to France. The dispute ... service. To the long list of his self-inflicted penances he had, so they said, added ...
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Pope Innocent XIII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... abbess was always chosen from among the most aristocratic families of the country. The candidate selected by the French faction was Conti, a comatose old prelate who had sleepily accepted the ...
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Pope Clement XI: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... into his confidence and together they had selected Cardinal Albani as the man best adapted ... whose conclavists and attendants had all been selected by the lady herself. The other prelates ...
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Pope Innocent XII: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election. ...|
... win at the cost of so much self-abasement and treachery to his colleagues, seems to ... than willing to leave the responsibility of selecting a candidate to the Spanish leader, who ...
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Pope Clement X: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... procrastination which delayed the election. France had selected Altieri, an old man of eighty, practically ... response. Christina, who had undertaken with regal selfassurance to win over the French Ambassador to ...
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Pope Clement IX: Proceedings of the Conclave that led to his election.|
... known intimately for several years. Lyonne's selection met with the King's approval and ... experience. Francis Barberini, who in his incurable self-sufficiency thought he had made a friend of ...
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