The copie of a letter to the Right Honourable the Earle of Leycester, Lieutenant generall of all her Maiesties forces in the vnited Prouinces of the lowe Countreys written before (1586)by Queen of England Elizabeth I
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The copie of a letter to the Right Honourable the Earle of Leycester, Lieutenant generall of all her Maiesties forces in the vnited Prouinces of the lowe Countreys written before
Salisbury, Robert Cecil, Earl of, 1563-1612.
Crompton, Richard, fl. 1573-1599,
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.
The letter signed: R.C., i.e. Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury.
Sometimes attributed to Richard Crompton.
Regarding the proposed execution of Mary, Queen of Scots.
The last leaf is blank.
From p. 4 on, even numbers are on the rectos.
The letter comes in two versions; A3r, text starts (1) "Albeit with earnest" or (2) "Albeit the earnest".
, 3, , 4-32,  p.
Imprinted at London : By Christopher Barker, printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie, 1586.
STC (2nd ed.) / 6052
English Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery
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