Works of the Camden Society, Issue 79 (Google eBook)

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Camden Society, 1861 - Great Britain - 191 pages
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Page iv - The COUNCIL of the CAMDEN SOCIETY desire it to be understood that they are not answerable for any opinions or observations that may appear in the Society's publications; the Editors of the several Works being alone responsible for the same.
Page 15 - Wansted, where they say he mcanes to settle, seing he cannot be receved in Court, though he have relented much and sought by divers meanes to recover his hold. But the Quene sayes he hath plaide longe enough upon her; and that she meanes to play awhile upon him, and to stand as much upon her greatnes, as he hath don upon stomacke.
Page 50 - London, was the last weeke committed to the Fleet for a contempt, and hiding away his daughter, who, they say, is contracted to the Lord Compton ; but now he is out again, and by all meanes seekes to hinder the match, alledging a precontract to Sir Arthur Henninghams sonne. But upon his beating and misusing her, she was...
Page 163 - The price at comming in was two shillings or eighteen pence at least ; and, when he had gotten most part of the mony into his hands, he wold have shewed them a faire paire of heeles, but he was not so nimble to get up on horsebacke, but that he was faine to forsake that course, and betake himselfe to the water...
Page 192 - March, 1855, and that we have examined the said accounts, with the vouchers relating thereto, and find the same to be correct and satisfactory. And we further report, that the following is an Abstract of the Receipts and Expenditure during the period we have mentioned.
Page 40 - ... times), got at last to Venice, where he tells them all that was negotiated twixt him and them either by Letters or Ambassadors since he was of any goode remembraunce, and that with so many particulers as are thought infallible testimonies.
Page 46 - Sims miscaried. On Satterday last Sir William Woodhouse accompanied with fowre hacksters, understanding that Sir Robert Drury * was to come from Totnam toward London, waited for him in the way, and set upon him as he was comming out of his coach, wounding him in three or fowre places, and thincking they had dispatched him, left him for dead, but...
Page 27 - Erle, her father, hath lately lost 1,800 crownes at tennis in Paris. Sir Robert Southwell" is dead, and hath left his lady da rich widow. The Quene hath geven the Countesse of Kildare 700/. a-yeare out of the Exchequer, in recompence of her jointure lost and spoiled in Ireland. The...
Page 104 - To the two latter he answered that he was drawn for the safety of his life : to the former that it was a matter only in consultation and not resolved upon ; and if it had taken effect it was only to prostrate himself at her Majesty's feet and there manifest such matter against his enemies as should make them odious and remove them from about her person, and recall him to her former favour.
Page 192 - WE, the Auditors appointed to audit the Accounts of the Camden Society, report to the Society, that the Treasurer has exhibited to us an account of the Receipts and Expenditure of the Society...

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