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Transcript of a letter "to my Lo. of Devonshyre and my Lo. of Cramborne," in which the writer makes application for the Chancellorship of Ireland, and, although a layman, for a bishopric in that country, dated 1605

MS. Rawl. B. 162, fol. 1
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

There is abundant internal evidence to show that the letter proceeds from sir John Harington: inter alia, while the family name is mentioned at p, 23, the Latin verses on "Farewell to his muse," which are printed in Park's edit. of his Nugæ Antiquæ, vol. i. p. 332, are given at p. 13.


  • Creation: dated 1605


14 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 162, fol. 1


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