Miscellany of the Maitland Club; Consisting of Original Papers and Other Documents Illustrative of the History and Literature of Scotland Volume 2

Miscellany of the Maitland Club; Consisting of Original Papers and Other Documents Illustrative of the History and Literature of Scotland Volume 2

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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. 1840 edition. Excerpt: ... Honorabill The Lords Of Her Majesties Most Honorabill Privy Council Mr James Anderson Writer To Her Majesties Signet Humbly Sheweth That in pursuance of the Recommendation of the Parliament he is proceeding to give an Account of the ancient Charters and Seals of the Kings of Scotland And being cre dibly inform'd That there are several original ancient Charters of the Kings Nobles and Churchmen of Scotland in the Scots Colledge of Paris in France and that there are also some ancient authentick Chartularies in that place. May it therfore please your Grace and Lordships to allow your Petitioner to correspond with persons in France for procureing transcripts of the saids Charters and draughts of their Seals he alwise showing his Letters and Returns to any your Grace and Lordships shall nominat As also May it please your Grace and Lordships to Prohibite and Difcharge the Reprinting Selling or Importing into this Kingdom the Book compofed by him Intituled, An Historical Essay shewing That the Crown and Kingdom of Scotland is Imperial and Independent, without your Petitioners consent, and that for such a space and under such penalties as your Grace and Lordships shall think fitt And your Petitioner shall ever pray. HoLYROODHOUSE 4TH OCTOBER 1705. His Grace her Majesties high Commissioner and Lords of her Majesties Privie Counsell, having considered the within Petition, given in to them by Mr James Anderson Writer to her Majesties Signet, and the samen being read in their presence, His Grace and the saids Lords doe heirby permitt and allow the Petitioner to correspond with persons in France, for procureing transcripts of the antient Charters and Sealls of the Kings of Scotland, The Petitioner always communicating his letters that he shall send to France...show more

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  • Paperback | 132 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 249g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236585178
  • 9781236585172