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"A discourse by Sir John Norreys concerning the Lowe Countreyes", 1588

MS. Rawl. C. 836

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[This title is prefixed by Thomas Rawlinson, who adds, "N.B. This is the old title."] Addressed to Q. Elizabeth.

Beg. "Moste sacred Queene, although it may seme."

Tanner in his account of Sir J. Norris in the Bibliotheca Britannica, has the following notice of this book: "Scripsit A.D. 1587, A discourse persuading the Queen to continue her succours to the United States, and not to make peace with Spain. Pr. 'Most gracious queen, although it may seme.' MS. penes Dr. Rivers, e coll. Omn. Anim. Oxon."

The MS. does not appear in Thomas Rawlinson's sale catalogue.


  • Creation: 1588


9 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. C. 836


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