Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, of the Reign of Charles I Volume 4

Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, of the Reign of Charles I Volume 4

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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. 1860 edition. Excerpt: ...in for Chatham, shall have time to see him. Recommends Robert Toope and William Bower for survey of lands. 47. Edward Stanley to Sec. Dorchester. Thanks for procuring him the King's letter. The adverse party, hearing the clause of leaving them to the freedom of election, take advantage thereof, and are like factiously to prefer the man of their choice before him whom his Majesty commends to them. Suggests another letter that the King expects their conformity. 48. Lord President Conway to the same. When he was at London last recommended to him a suit for his Majesty's letters to the Emperor of Russia for some provisions of corn to be made in his country. Left the paper with Dorchester's secretary, Mr. Lucas. Begs him to give the petitioner a speedy dispatch, the time of year being far spent. 49. Sir Thomas Roe to Henry Earl of Holland. Has bought a cell to spend the latter part of his age to his own use. His great affection for the Earl. Intreats him to cast his nativity, and counsel him whether he may be acceptable to the King and fit for these times, if not, there is no man who can retire with more ease or live in a less circle. Drake's ship, which was docked up at Deptford, had more honour than if she had gone to sea and perished. Shall come up this winter to look on awhile, and if then lie may receive any mark of his Majesty's grace, he will not run from the sunshine; otherwise he will seek it on a green bank, where poor men enjoy it as warm as kings' favoiirites. If Holland will help the cripple at the pool's side, he shall be his good angel. Contents of letters from the King of Sweden. From Holland hears that our Ambassador has moved the States to make peace with Spain. How unseasonable and impolitic such a proposition. Puts him in mind of...show more

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  • Paperback | 364 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 649g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236627067
  • 9781236627063