Illustrations of British History, Biography, and Manners; In the Reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary, Elizabeth, and James I, Exhibited in a Series of Original Papers, Selected from the Manuscripts of the Noble Families of Volume 3

Illustrations of British History, Biography, and Manners; In the Reigns of Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary, Elizabeth, and James I, Exhibited in a Series of Original Papers, Selected from the Manuscripts of the Noble Families of Volume 3

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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. 1791 edition. Excerpt: ... & S1 Needs, wth the usuall fees belonginge. 10 Octobr. Her Matie graunted unto Sr Geo. Carewe the office of Gen. all Recevorshipp of all her Highnes' revenues; fee p. ann. SOu. 10 Octobr. Her Matie graunted to ye Lo. Cicell the office of Highe Stewardshipp of all her Highness' courts; fee p. anru 20u. 10 Octobr. Her Matie graunted to yc Lo. Cicell the keepinge of Som'sett Howse, wth the usuall fees therunto belong inge. 10 Octobr. Her Ma1ie graunted to the Earle of Southampton to be Mr of all her Highnes' forrests, chaces, parks, and warrens; fee p. ann. xu. After or very harty commendacons. Wheras his Matie hath Talbot assigned to the Queene, his dearest wyffe, a royall and ample joyn-volume'm. ture; and hath enabled her wth an absolute power to possese, use, fo1'126' and gov erne yt, during her lyfe as also to make choyce of her owne councell, servants, and officers, therby the more to advance the honor and dignitie of her state; her Highnes, out of a. provident care to settle an order in her owne affaires, hath instantly appointed certain Governors, and other officers, for the ordering of her revenue; and, out of her further grace, ys pleased to selecte twelve Knights, inhabiting in sev'all quarters of the realme, whome she ynviteth wtb her more especiall favor to take upon them the name of her Councellours, and to assist (wth their best advise and furtherance in all her occasions: Emongst others, being well p'saded of yor affeccon and: abilitie to do her service, she hath made choise of you to be one; re-quiring yow, wth yor best help, to attend her affaires in geriall, but more speciallie the busines and affaires touching her lands, tennts, and officers, wthin the county of wherof we send you a note inclosed: And hath comaunded us...show more

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  • Paperback | 134 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 254g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236521447
  • 9781236521446