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Letters of Humphrey Prideaux, Sometime Dean of Norwich, to John Ellis, Sometime Under-Secretary of State, 1674-1722 Volume 15 (Paperback) Loot Price: R422
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Letters of Humphrey Prideaux, Sometime Dean of Norwich, to John Ellis, Sometime Under-Secretary of State, 1674-1722 Volume 15 (Paperback)

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...City and Countrcy. Printed by Nath. Thompson, next the Cross-Keys, in Fetter Lane," for Tuesday, September 20, 1681: --"A'e ic market, Srjftrmber 13, 1681.--The Kight Worshipful the Mayor of Quinborongh, living in Oxford, aceompanied by some of his Protestant Brethren, the Aldermen, and other Friends, for want of a convenient Introducer to his Majestycs Presence, performed that Ceremony one for the other, and presented His Majesty with a Petition, the Contents of which was, That Hit Majesty mill be graciously pleni'd to n-aire t hut part f fiii Prrrogntire-Jioyal of His Approbation of their Tiurn-Clerk, and aceept of Mr. Prince, n-lio had ceally qnalified himself (tpick and ipnn neir hi behnlf of tkr Good Old CnnscJ on purpose for the said Trntt, and n-as oppui'd by tlir majority of tkr Citizens, and Lord Lieutenant of tkr County; And (at in dnty bnund) irnuld pray, Jv. "His MBJc.'ty caused the Petition to be read, nnd immediately rejected it, well any farther in that stile he would send him to jayl; which put an end to his speech. However, ye greczy caps cryed out that he should proceed to vindicate the right they had given him, and they would stick by him with their lives and fortunes, which is more then they would tell the King in their late addresse. It is supposed that after all our townsmen will grow fool hardy and admitt him absolutely into the town clerkes place and leave him to try it with ye King, which he promiseth them he will doe. The mayor that they have choosen is a person very much decayed, haveing had two fitts of an apoplexy, which have made him quite unable to doe any businesse himselfe, and therefore he resignes himselfe solely into the hands of Alderman Wright and Pawlin; a and that they might by this means have...

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Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: October 2012
First published: October 2012
Authors: Humphrey Prideaux
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 76
ISBN-13: 978-1-151-11871-4
Categories: Books > Humanities > History
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LSN: 1-151-11871-0
Barcode: 9781151118714

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