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Part of a reply to John Lesley, Bishop of Ross's defence of Mary, Queen of Scots

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 889

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Part of a reply in English to John Lesley [Leslie], Bishop of Ross's defence of Mary, Queen of Scots, quoting (e.g. fol. 2) the Latin translation of his work, De titulo et jure serenissimae principis Mariae Scotorum reginae (Rheims, 1580), 16th century.

Incomplete at beginning and end; paginated in Nathaniel Johnston's hand 137-254, and 183-300.

Dates

  • n.d. [late 16th century?]

Extent

58 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 889, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. c. 889

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 21452

Abstract

Part of a reply to John Lesley, Bishop of Ross's defence of Mary, Queen of Scots

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by: N. Johnston, 17th century; F. Walker, 20th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Anderson & Garland, Newcastle, 27 Apr 1976, sale no. 5184, lot 336.

Bibliography

  • Not included in the report on the Johnston and Frank MSS. in HMC 6th report, appendix, 448-465.
Title
Part of a reply to John Lesley, Bishop of Ross's defence of Mary, Queen of Scots
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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