Paston letters: original letters written during the reigns of Henry VI., Edward IV., and Richard III, Volumes 1-2 (Google eBook)

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John Fenn, Alexander Ramsay
H. G. Bohn, 1859 - Great Britain
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Contents

Humphrey Duke of Buckingham to Viscount Beaumont
9
William Yelverton to John Paston Esq
10
Agnes Paston to John Paston
11
Sir Robert Williamson to Agnes Paston
12
Letter Page 37 The speech of John Mowbray Duke of Norfolk against Edmund Beaufort Duke of Somerset in the House of Lords
26
Sir Thomas Howys Parson of Castlecomb to Sir John Fastolf
28
Margaret Paston to John Paston
29
William Worcester to John Paston
30
Sir John Fastolf to Sir Thomas Howys
31
Petition of Richard Duke of York to the King
32
The Earl of Oxford to John Paston
33
Sir John Heveningham to Margaret Paston
34
Alice Crane to Margaret Paston
35
William Wayte to John Paston
36
Agnes Paston to John Paston
38
Margaret Paston to John Paston
39
Margaret Paston to John Paston
40
Margaret Paston to John Paston
41
Name unknown to John Paston
42
William Paston to John Paston
43
Agnes Paston to John Paston
44
Margaret Paston to John Paston
45
Agnes Paston to John Paston
46
Marriage Articles between Agnes Paston c on one part and William Clopton Esq on the other
47
Lord Scales to John Paston Esq
48
William Worcester Botoner to John Paston
49
R Dollay to John Paston
51
Edmond Grey Lord of Hastings Waiford and Ruthyn to J Paston Esq
52
The Duchess of Norfolk to John Paston
79
Letter ge 122 Henry Wyndesore to John Paston
94
Elizabeth Poonyngs to Agnes Paston
95
Hugh a Fenn to John Paston
96
Sir John Fastolf to the Duke of Norfolk
97
Margaret Paston to John Paston
98
Dr John Brackley to John Paston
99
William Paston to John Paston
100
Wm Wainfleet Bishop of Winchester to Sir John Fastolf s other Executors
102
John Bocking to William Yelverton John Paston and Henry Filongley
103
William Botoner called Wyrcester to John Berneye Esq
104
William Paston to John Paston
105
The King to John Paston Esq
106
Lord Scales to John Paston Esq
107
The Duchess of Norfolk to Viscount Beaumont
108
Richard Southwell to John Paston
110
Christopher Hausson to John Paston Ill 145 John Brackley to John Paston Esq Ill 146 John Brackley to John Paston
112
The Abbot of Langley to John Stokes
114
Clement Paston to John Paston
115
The Prior of Bromholm to John Paston Esq
116
t Letter Page 166 Thomas Playters to John Paston
131
James Gresham to John Paston
132
Thomas Denyes to John Paston
133
Margaret Paston to John Paston
134
John Berney to John Paston or William Rokewoode Esq
135
Margaret Paston to John Paston 13
136
John Berney to John Paston and William Rokewood Esq
137
John Berney to John Paston Esq
138
James Gloys to John Paston
139
John Paston to Margaret Paston
140
ISO William Jenney to John Paston Esq HO 181 John Russe to John Paston
141
John Paston to his father John Paston Esq
142
Clement Paston to John Paston
144
James Gloys to John Paston Esq
145
Lord Hungerford and Sir R Whityngham to Queen Margaret
146
The Confession of Sixteen Frenchmen with the Master taken at Sheringham in Norfolk the third week of Lent 147
147
The Duke of Norfolk to John Paston Esq
148
Sir Thomas Howes to John Paston
149
Richard Calle to John Paston
150
Letter PaS 209 John Russe to John Paston
164
Thomas Playters to John Paston the eldest
165
John Paston to his father John Paston 185
166
R C V C to John Paston the eldest
167
John Wykes to Margaret Paston 108
171
Margaret Paston to John Paston
173
James Gresham to John Paston
174
Henry Berry to John Paston Esq
175
John Pampynge to John Paston the eldest Esq
176
John Paston the youngest to his father John Paston
178
Margaret Paston to Sir John Paston
179
Thomas Daverse to Sir John Paston
180
Margaret Paston to John Paston
181
Appointment of the King for the foundation of a College at Caister
182
Margaret Paston to John Paston
183
Margaret Paston to John Paston
184
Margaret Paston to John Paston
186
John Wykes to Sir John Paston
195
The Duke of Norfolk to John Paston the elder
196
Roger Taverham to John Paston Esq
197
Roger Taverham to John Paston Esq
198
B D M S to John Paston 199
199
Margaret Paston to John Paston the elder 118
201
John Paston to Lord Grey 52
203
William Paston to John Paston 53
205
John Paston to his Mother 98
6
James Gresham to John Paston Esq 15
15
Paston to John Paston 16
16
The Duke of Suffolk to his son 17
17
William Lomner to John Paston 18
18
28 John Crane to John Paston Esq 20
20
J Payn to John Paston 21
21
James Gresham to John Paston Esq 23
23
Sir John Fastolf to Sir Thomas Howys and William Barker 24
24
J Damme and J Gresham to John Paston 25
25
Sir John Fastolf to John Paston 54
54
Thomas Howys to John Paston 55
55
Edmund Clere to John Paston 56
56
Sir John Fastolf to John Paston 57
57
Richard Earl of Warwick to Sir Thomas Todenbam 58
58
Richard Earl of Warwick to John Paston Esq 59
59
The Duke of York to John Paston Esq 60
60
The Earl of Oxford to John Paston
80
John Crane to John Paston
81
W B to W Worcester
82
John Jenney to John Paston Esq
83
Henry Windsor to John Booking and William Worcester
84
The Earls of MarchWarwick and Salisbury to the Mayors Sheriffs of Norfolk
85
The Bishop of Lincoln to John Paston
86
Proclamation of the Duke of Norfolk
87
James Gresham to John Paston I
89
William Botoner Worcester to John Paston
90
Sir John Fastolf to John Paston John Booking or William Barker
91
Sums of money due to Sir John Fastolf from the Crown
92
A Declaration of the Costs of Sir John Fastolf
93
The Archbishop of Canterbury to Sir John Fastolf
94
The Archbishop of Canterbury to John Paston Esq and William
95
Henry Windsor to John Paston
96
John Lord Lovel to his father Lord Beaumont
97
William Tailboys to Lord Beaumont
98
John Paston to his Mother 99
99
Alice Ogard to John Paston
100
William Botoner Worcester to John Paston
101
William Botoner Worcester to John Paston Esq
102
John Bocking to John Paston
103
John Bocking to John Paston
104
Lord Scales to John Paston
105
William Botoner Worcester to John Paston
106
Errands to London of Agues Paston
107
The Earl of Salisbury to Viscount Beaumont
108
William Botoner Worcester to Sir John Fastolf
109
Agnes Paston to John Paston
110
John Bocking to Sir John Fastolf
111
John Osbem to John Paston
112
Margaret Paston to John Paston
113
Robert Hungerford Lord Molyns to his tenants
114
Lord Molyns to the Bishop of Winchester
115
John Jernyngan to Magaret Paston
116
Thomas Denyes to John Paston
117
William Worcester Botoner to John Paston
118
Sir Thomas Howes to John Paston
119
Sir John Fastolf to John Paston
120
121 Henry Fylungley to Sir John Fastolf Norwich Bailiffs
121
Margaret Paston to John Paston 122
122
Edmond Paston to John Paston 123
123
William Pryce to John Paston 124
124
J Whetley to Sir John Paston 125
125
William Paston to John Paston 127
127
Thomas Playters to John Paston Esq 12S 164 Thomas Playters to John Paston Esq 129
129
John Paston to Unknown 130
136
James Gresham to John Paston Esq 151
151
John Davy to John Paston 152
152
Margaret Paston to John Paston 154
154
John Paston to Margaret Paston 155
155
J Beauchamp to Sir Thomas Howes
157
Unknown to Margaret Paston 158
158
Elizabeth Mundeford to John Paston Esq 159
159
John Russe to John Paston 160
160
Friar John Mowth to John Paston the oldest 161
161
John Russe to John Paston 162
162
John Paston to Margaret Paston 163
163

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