Mary Queen Of Scots, 1542-1587; Extracts From The English, Spanish, And Venetian State Papers…

Paperback | January 16, 2012

byRobert Sangster Rait

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This historic book may have numerous typos or missing text. Not indexed. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1900. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... SECTION VI THE CONFERENCES AT YORK AND WESTMINSTER CONTENTS 1. The Conference at York. a) Letter of Murray to Queen Elizabeth. (t) Mary's Instructions to her Commissioners. (f) The formal complaints and replies. (d) The account of the private interview, with the "abstract of matters" there shown. (e) Sussex's opinion of the evidence. 2. The Conference at Westminster. (a) Mary's Instructions. (b) Murray's " Eik " or additional charge. (c) The answer of Mary's Commissioners to the " Eik." (/) Elizabeth's reply to (a). (e) The Privy Council and suggestions for a com promise. (/) Proofs produced at Westminster--the account of the production. (f) Mary's own answer to the "Eik," and her request to see the originals, with Elizabeth's reply. (h) Mary's request for copies, with Elizabeth's reply. (/) Dissolution of the Conference by Elizabeth. The Conference at York. On Mary's arrival in England, Queen Elizabeth declined to meet her, till she should be cleared from the suspicion of complicity in the Darnley murder. Mary promptly accused 132 Maitland and Morton of,1 share in the crime, and accepted Elizabeth's proposal to have the case tried at a Conference at York. The Queen of England appointed as Commissioners, the Duke of Norfolk, the Earl of Sussex, and Sir Ralph Sadler. The Scottish Queen was represented by Lords Boyd, Herries, and Livingstone, the Abbot of Kilwinning, Sir John Gordon of Lochinvar, Sir James Cockburn of Skirving, and John Lesley, the Bishop of Ross. The Earl of Murray, the Earl of Morton, the Bishop of Orkney (Adam Bothwell), the Abbot of Dunfermline, and Lord Lindsay appeared in the name of the young James VI., along with Maitland of Lethington, George Buchanan, James Macgill, and Henry Balnaves, as assistants. Many points of procedure and va...

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This historic book may have numerous typos or missing text. Not indexed. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1900. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... SECTION VI THE CONFERENCES AT YORK AND WESTMINSTER CONTENTS 1. The Conference at York. a) Letter of Murray to Queen Elizabeth. ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:86 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:January 16, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217509789

ISBN - 13:9780217509787

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