Fragmenta regalia, or many notable observations on Queene Eliz her tymes and favourites, [ca. 1640-65].

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Fragmenta regalia, or many notable observations on Queene Eliz her tymes and favourites, [ca. 1640-65].

Manuscript on paper, in single secretary hand, of a brief biography of Elizabeth 's life combined with descriptions of favorites and courtiers. Subjects include Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, William Cecil, Sir Philip Sidney, Sir Francis Walsingham, Sir Nicholas Bacon, Sir John Perrot, Sir Christopher Hatton, Howard Lord of Effingham (Lord Admiral of Nottingham), Sir Walter Raleigh, Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex, Sackville Lord Buckhurst, Charles Blount, Lord Montjoy, Sir Robert Cecil, and Sir Francis Vere.

1 v. (190 p.) ; 31 x 20 cm.

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Elizabeth I, 1558-1603.

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Bacon, Nicholas, Sir, 1509-1579

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Salisbury, Robert Cecil, Earl of, 1563-1612

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Sidney, Philip, 1554-1586

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Perrot, John, Sir, approximately 1527-1592

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Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618

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Walsingham, Francis, Sir, 1530?-1590

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Vere, Francis, 1560-1609

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Leicester, Robert Dudley, Earl of, 1532?-1588

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