Select Pleas in the Court of Admiralty Volume 2; V. 11

Select Pleas in the Court of Admiralty Volume 2; V. 11

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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. 1897 edition. Excerpt: Thomas Matthewe against one chest... (all in common form)... propounds in law: That the beforenamed Thomas Matthewe in the months of March &c.... (enumerating them)... of the years 1556 and 1557... was owner and proprietor of one third part of a ship called the ' William' of London, and of her apparel, and in the months and years aforesaid, or in some one of them, sailed with the said ship to the port of Cadiz in Spain as master's mate of the same ship, and arrived there with the said ship safely; And after the arrival of the same ship the beforenamed Thomas Thompson feigned to bring a pretended frivolous and fictitious action against the aforesaid Thomas Matthewe, and by means of such pretended action caused him, Thomas Matthewe, to be arrested in the said town of Cadiz, without any just or legitimate cause, and to be closely imprisoned there for some weeks; And at length, when the said Thomas Thompson failed to prove any just matter or cause against the said Thomas Thomam Mathewe probare potuit idem Thomas Mathewe fuit a dicta pretensa accione liberatus et dimissus sed interia1 temporis dum hec acta sunt et antequam dictus Thomas Mathewe a dicta accione et incarceracione liberatus fuisset necnon antequam dicta navis vocata the William of London a dicto portu de Calez recessisset ac ad hoc regnum Anglie velificasset ac ibidem salvo applicuisset bellum inter illustrissimos principes Philippum et Mariam Anglie regem et reginam et Gallorum regem indictum et proclamatum fuit Unde racione et occasione arrestacionis molestacionis et injuste vexacionis predicts prefatus Thomas Mathewe fuit per Gallos hujus regiii Anglie inimicos apprehensus et captus et ad portum de Depe in Francia adductus et ibidem pro redempcione sua vocata his ransom summam...
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  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 367g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123653798X
  • 9781236537980