English manuscript, written in about 1621-1630
- (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.'
- (fol. 7) 'Au Essay of a King', beg. 'A King is a mortall God.'
- (fols. 9, 13a) Two speeches by lord keeper John Williams, bp. of Lincoln, Oct 9 & 27, 1621.
- Creation: written in about 1621-1630
Language of Materials
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.
8 1/8 × 5 7/8 in.