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English historical pieces, Written in about 1570-1610 by various hands

MS. Perrott 7
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English historical pieces:

  1. Fol. 11v. 'A briefe collection of the conspiracyes made by the Queene of Scottes against... the Queene of Englande :' apparently compiled 'longe since in... 1571', and now copied out by 'I. H.'
  2. Fol. 27. 'Practises to trouble her Majesties state', from intercepted letters, by Lawrence Tompson, servant to Secretary Walsingham
  3. Fol. 36. 'A learned exposition of certaine of Spencers verses, written by sir Kenelme Digby .'
  4. Fol. 48. Robert 'Johnson to King James' about the Crown Lands
  5. Fol. 89. A treatise on 'The Court of the Exchequer:' beg. 'It is said that this Court.'
  6. Fol. 118. 'Relatione del clarissimo Signore Marc Antonio Barbaro ritornato Bailo da Constantinopoli l' anno 1573.'
  7. Fol. 142. 'A Proiect against the Jesuits Schoole-hostages and League with Spaine, deliuered in a speech to Queene Elizabeth:' beg. '... Care, one of the naturall ... children ...'
  8. Fol. 157. 'Mr. Secretarye Cecill his Negotiacions in France', 1597
  9. Fol. 181. Characters of the Kings of England, from Will. I to Elizabeth: beg. 'William Duke of Normandy.'
  10. Fol. 200. 'The arraygnement of the Earle of Northumberland', 23 June, 1606, in the Star Chamber


  • Creation: Written in about 1570-1610 by various hands


209 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Perrott 7

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. III, no. 9772

Physical Facet

On paper

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom