'A defence of the proceedings of Queen Elizabeth agst the Scottish Queen', written in about A.D. 1590
'A defence of the proceedings of Queen Elizabeth agst the Scottish Queen', a rather later title: beg. 'There hathe not hapned ': ends imperfect 'howe much disproportioned 'with catchwords 'to the'.
The body of the MS. is in a clerk's hand, but the corrections appear to be written by the author.
- Creation: written in about A.D. 1590
Language of Materials
MS. Add. C. 83
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. V, no. 29064.
Originally pp. 87-98, 103-148 of a larger volume: a copy of the whole piece when complete is in MS. Tanner 108.
On paper, imperfect
12 7/8 × 8 7/8 in.