Miscellanous works of Puritan authors [manuscript], ca. 1638-ca. 1650.

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Bacon, Nathaniel, 1593-1660. Miscellanous works of Puritan authors [manuscript], ca. 1638-ca. 1650.

Miscellanous works of Puritan authors [manuscript], ca. 1638-ca. 1650.

Includes A sweet conference between Mr. Dod and Mr. Throgmorton upon his deathbed; Nathaniel Bacon, Relation of the fearful estate of Francis Spira in the year 1548 (published in 1638, STC 1178); Examination of Bastwick, Burton and Prynne in the Star Chamber, June 1637, with account of their sufferings; Archbishop Laud's speech against the bishop of Lincoln, Star Chamber 1637; The downfall of Dagon, showing the unlawfulness ... of altars; the Duke of Lennox's speech to the Council regarding war with Scotland. Back of manuscript contains John Eaton's thoughts of scriptural texts, etc. Signed by him on the 5th leaf, dated July 9, 1643, and also on the first leaf at the front of the manuscript.

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Bacon, Nathaniel, 1593-1660

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Spira, Francesco, d. 1548

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Lennox, James Stuart, Duke of, 1612-1655

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Williams, John, 1582-1650

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Dod, John, 1549?-1645

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Throckmorton, Job, 1545-1601

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Laud, William, 1573-1645

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Prynne, William, 1600-1669

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 1056 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000706.0x00025c English lawyer, author, Puritan polemicist, and political figure. From the description of Document signed : England, 1647 Oct. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270615765 Epithet: of Sloane MS 2035 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000706.0x00...

Bastwick, John, 1593-1654

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England and Wales. Court of Star Chamber

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Prynne published a pamphlet, Histriomastix (1632) in which he denounced female actors, at the same time Queen Henrietta Maria was participating in a court masque. This was considered an attack on the crown and he was found guilty of sedition, sentenced to have his ears cut off, fined £5000, and sentenced to life imprisonment. From the description of Proceedings in the Starr Chamber against Mr. Prinne of Lincolnes Inn : for writing a book intituled Histrio Mastix : manuscript, 1635. (...

Eaton, John, fl. 1643.

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Burton, Henry, 1578-1648

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