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Devereux, Robert, 1566-1601 (2nd Earl of Essex, statesman)



  • Existence: 1566 - 1601

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Collection of miscellaneous documents, Fifteenth to seventeenth centuries

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Kk.01.03
Scope and Contents (1) Collections concerning the earl of Essex, etc., written around 1600: (a) speeches in the star-chamber on the impeachment of Robert, earl of Essex, 29 November 1599, (b) ‘A lettre written by the lord keeper to the earle marshall’ (Essex), with ‘Therle marshal to the lord keeper’, (c) 43 English epigrams by Sir John Davis, (d) ‘An apologie of the earle of earle of Essex against those which falsely and maliciously taxe him to bee the onelie hinderer of the peace and quiet of his countrie....
Dates: Fifteenth to seventeenth centuries
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