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Original Letters of Eminent Literary Men; Of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries (Paperback) Loot Price: R497
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Original Letters of Eminent Literary Men; Of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries (Paperback): Henry Ellis
Original Letters of Eminent Literary Men; Of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries (Paperback): Henry Ellis

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Original Letters of Eminent Literary Men; Of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries (Paperback)

Henry Ellis

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1843. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... and manie yeares to live and raigne in great prosperitie, with victorie over your enemies. From Badewe the thirde of June 1590. Your Majesties most humble servaunt. 3 Junij 1590. xx. Christopher Ocland to Lord Burghley, partly in English and partly in Latin, to dissuade the proceeding with an Expedition to Sea, in 1587. Lansd. MS. Num. 99. art. 12. Oriff.J %* Hall alludes to Ocland ia his Satires, B. iv. Sat. 3. Or cite old Ocland's verse, how they did wield The wars in Turwin or in Turney field. Christopher Ocland, in the title of a Work which will presently be more fully noticed, describes himself as having been originally Master of the School in Southwark, and afterwards of Cheltenham School, both founded by Queen Elizabeth. But there were two Grammar Schools in Southwark founded by that Queen; St. Saviour's in 1562, and St. Olave's School in 1571. Each would, with equal propriety, in Ocland's words, be called " Schola Southwarkiensis." The Vestry Minutes of St. Olave's parish, however, settle the point. It appears from them that Ocland was certainly elected to their Mastership, but it is not so clear that he actually entered on the office. " Parish of St. Olave, Southwark. " At a Vestry holden 4th January 1571. " At this Vestry came Christofer Oclande with one Lettre from the reverent father in God the Lord Bysshop of Winchester, and an other Lettre from the worshipful Mr. Fletwood Recorder of London, commending in these Lettres unto us the said Christofer Ocland to be our Scholem', wherunto the hole Vestry gave their consente, and agreed with the sayd Ocland for wages, viz. that he should have twentye marks by the yere, and to teache so many gramaryens as we think shall be found meet for the same, viz. x. or xii. at the fyrste: and also he to helpe the hu...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2012
First published: 2012
Authors: Henry Ellis
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 8mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 156
ISBN-13: 978-0-217-73847-7
Barcode: 9780217738477
Categories: Books > Humanities > History > British & Irish history
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LSN: 0-217-73847-8

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