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Notes on English sovereigns and princes from Hen. VIII to James II, by archbp. Sancroft, written in the middle of the 17th century by archbp. Sancroft

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MS. Sancroft 76

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Notes on English sovereigns and princes from Hen. VIII to James II, by archbp. Sancroft, partly from the Registers of the Privy Council. Among the papers are:
  1. (p. 23) a French letter from Estienne Pasquier to qu. Elizabeth, 28 Apr. 1602, presenting a book;
  2. (p. 25) extracts from two letters about K. James I sent by -- Fontenay to Mary queen of Scots and Claude Nau, 15 Aug. 1584;
  3. p. 39) a confession by qu. Katherine Howard, from an original owned by sir William Cook;
  4. (p. 49) a letter from prince Henry to his father, 5 Oct. 1612.
(pp. 53-end) are blank.

Dates

  • written in the middle of the 17th century by archbp. Sancroft

Extent

268 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Sancroft 76

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. 10377.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 × 4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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