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The trial of Mervyn Touchet, earl of Castlehaven; with two letters written by him after condemnation to his sisters and his son, an account of his execution, and his speech on the scaffold, 14 May 1631

MS. Rawl. A. 346, fol. 124
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At the end are 24 lines, beginning, "Rome's worst Philenis and Pasiphae's dust / Are now chast fictions, and noe longer lust;" and a six-line epitaph on the earl, written by himself.


  • Creation: 14 May 1631


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Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. A. 346, fol. 124


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