Autobiographies; A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing Lives Ever Published Volume 8

Autobiographies; A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing Lives Ever Published Volume 8

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1827 edition. Excerpt: ...these particularities to Mr secretary Nanton, and attend your lAt' further commandments, with the affection of Your I/fcP" most faithfull Servant and Honorer, Herbert. M. de Luynes doth much desire to hold correspondence with your LP, and desired mee to tell your Li-P so much; I should bee glad to have leave to use a little compliment to him on your LP' part. Merlon, j of October, Stil. No. 1619. My most good and gracious Soveraigne, I cannot refuse this gentleman the testimony hee desires mee to give your Sacred Majesty, that hee is your S. Maye- m0st faithfull and most affectionate servant, which I think myselfe the rather bound to say, that for his beinge so, he seemes to have suffered no little hard measures from the bigot ministers of this state. But hee will best tell your S. Ma'y the evill usage they have given him, and my little power to remedy it, notwithstanding my manny remonstrances which might have obtained, if not a better, yet at least a truer answer from M, r de Puisieux, who was not ashamed to say, that M- de Bellingam (this gentleman's pupil, ) did put him away, when not only hee himselfe did know the contrary, but was assured wee knew it. But these are the ordinary effronteries of two or three of these ministers of state, to whom the answer of the instructions I receive from your S. MaV is referr'd, and with whom, unless I can take some such order as I have already done with Pere Arnoux, I shall not be able to perform that service, to your S. MaT in this place, which I desire. Ld. Buisson is returned, and as 11" Le Prince did tell mee, hath made a proposition to your S. Ma1!1 concerninge a marriage betwixt his Highnes and Madame Henrietta, to which hee says your S. Ma's' did answer, that your S. May more

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  • Paperback | 102 pages
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  • English
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  • 1236593510
  • 9781236593511