Autobiography and History of England Under Henry VIII

Autobiography and History of England Under Henry VIII

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1870 edition. Excerpt: ...Lord I-ligh-chamberlain. ' Don Juan Manuel, Don Laurence de Gorreudo, Knights of the Golden " Fleece. Charles de Popeto, Lord of Chaulx. Ludovicus a Flandria, 'Lord of Prato. Nicholaus Perrenot, Lord of Grandville. All of the 'privy-council to his said most sacred, most imperial and most Ca'tholic majesty, who were specially called and appointed witnesses 'hereto. Balthazar de Castiglione, nuncio and apostolical collector; 'Alphonsus, Archbisohop of Toledo. IJohannes Vergara, Canon of 'Toledo, professor in divinity, and by the apostolical authority ap'pointed publick notary, who was present at the signing and sealing ' of all the premises, and saw the said witnesses subscribe their hands, 'have signed this publick instrument, and set my name to it, in testi'mony of the truth, being thcreunto called and requir'd by his said ' imperial Catholic majesty.' ' Against these dispensations the following objections were (July 9.) us'd. I. THAT the peace and unity betwixt England and Spain was firm before the granting of the dispensation, which yet was alledged as a cause. II. That the said dispensation, as being grounded on this pretext, must be held surreptitious, Henry VIII. being then not above thirteen, and consequently unable for marriage, which also if the pope had 378 LIST OF WITNESSES CALLED FOR EXAMINATION IN THE SUIT. known beforehand, or that otherwise it had been represented to him, J' he would not have easily granted any such dispensation. III. Because it was pretended that Henry VIII. had desir'd the match only for maintaining peace betwixt the two kingdoms; whereas, (being then not above thirteen) he must be thought...
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  • Paperback | 386 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 685g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123683044X
  • 9781236830449