Calendar of State Papers: Foreign Series, of the Reign of Elizabeth ... Perserved in the ... Public Record Office, Volume 1

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1863 - Europe

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Page 639 - Manuscripts. The Name of every Person and Event mentioned in History within the above period is placed in Alphabetical and Chronological Order, and the Authority whence taken is given in each case, whether from Printed History or from Manuscripts.
Page 637 - ANCIENT LAWS AND INSTITUTES OF ENGLAND ; comprising Laws enacted under the Anglo-Saxon Kings, from jEthelbirht to Cnut, with an English Translation of the Saxon ; the Laws called Edward the Confessor's ; the Laws of William the Conqueror, and those ascribed to Henry the First ; also, Monumenta Ecclesiastica Anglicana, from the 7th to the 10th century ; and the Ancient Latin Version of the Anglo-Saxon Laws ; with a compendious Glossary, &c. Edited by BENJAMIN THORPE, Esq. 1 vol. folio (1840), cloth....
Page 637 - ASSERVATI. 1200 — 1205 ; also, 1417 to 1418. Edited by THOMAS DUFFUS HARDY, Esq. 1 Vol. royal 8vo. (1835), cloth. Price 12s. 6d. ROTULI DE OBLATIS ET FINIBUS IN TURRI LONDINENSI ASSERVATI, tempore Regis Johannis.
Page 645 - Edited by HENRY RICHARDS LUARD, MA, Fellow and Assistant Tutor of Trinity College, and Registrary of the University.
Page 637 - ANCIENT LAWS AND INSTITUTES OF WALES; comprising Laws supposed to be enacted by Howel the Good ; modified by subsequent Regulations under the Native Princes, prior to the Conquest by Edward the First ; and anomalous Laws, consisting principally of Institutions which, by the Statute of Ruddlan, were admitted to continue in force. With an English Translation of the Welsh Text. To which are added a few Latin Transcripts, containing Digests of the Welsh Laws, principally of the Dimetian Code. With Indices...
Page lxiv - And as for the traitor Wyatt, he might peradventure write me a letter, but on my faith I never received any from him.
Page 639 - Historical Notes relative to the History of England, from the Accession of HENRY VIII. to the Death of ANNE (1509-1714), compiled by FS Thomas, Esq.
Page 636 - QUEEN ELIZABETH ; to which are prefixed, Examples of earlier Proceedings in that Court from Richard II. to Elizabeth, from the originals in the Tower. Edited by JOHN BAYLEY, Esq.
Page xlii - It is your shame (I speak to you all, you young gentlemen of England) that one maid should go beyond you all in excellency of learning and knowledge of divers tongues. Point forth six of the best given gentlemen of this court, and all they together show not so much good will, spend not so much time, bestow not so many hours daily, orderly, and constantly, for the increase of learning and knowledge, as doth the Queen's Majesty herself.
Page xix - ... can scarcely say his matins is hired for twenty or thirty shillings, meat, and drink, yea in some places for meat and drink alone without any wages. I know, and not I alone, but twenty thousand more know more than five hundred vicarages thus well and gospelly served, after the new gospel of England.

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