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English manuscript, written in about 1621-1630

MS. Douce 70
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 1) 'Orders for his Highnes [prince Henry's] Court, given at Richmond the 16th of October 1610. Especiall ordinances ...': beg. 'For that I am now upon the point.'
  2. (fol. 7) 'Au Essay of a King', beg. 'A King is a mortall God.'
  3. (fols. 9, 13a) Two speeches by lord keeper John Williams, bp. of Lincoln, Oct 9 & 27, 1621.


  • Creation: written in about 1621-1630


21 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 70

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 21644

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/8 × 5 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom