The Dr. Farmer Chetham Ms. Volume 1; Being A Commonplace-book In The Chetham Library Manchester…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873 Excerpt: ...to the matter in hand, It is not vnknowen vnto you what a princelie care her matie hathe allwayes had to quiett and fettle the gou'm' of that fame torne Kingdome of Ireland, and att what infinite charges, her mati8 hathe bene, to reduce them to her obedience, infomuche that latelye fhe imployed great forces for the effectinge thereof. It cannot be remembred that ever there wente a more puyffant armye, wth better p'vifion of victuall, Armor and municon, neither was there ever any Subiecte under his Prince, noe not the kinges Sonne him felfe, that ever had a larger Comiffion then he that was imployed in this accon. But what became of y'? the Queene's bountye was abufed, the moneye fpente, the armo' lofte and fpoyled, the foldiers wafted, the prince impou'ifhed & re'acon difhono'ed, the enemye made ftronger by our weakenes, and nowe infolente by or errores and ou'fightes, and we haue loft that wch cannot be regayned, The opportunitie of tyme. vppon the firft vndet'takinge of thes Irifhe fervices, diverfe Counfells were helde and all that had experience of thes countries were confulted wthall, and her moft gracous Matie pleafed to grace or Counfells wth her p'Tence, where it was p'vided, bothe what force wold ferve for the purpofe and what fervice was firft to be vndertaken: It was concluded that there was noe other Courfe to be taken but firft to incounter Tyrone and cut the tree at ye roote and the braunches wold fall of, but contrary to this direction, the governo' vndrtooke other f'vices & therein fpente all the fommer, till it was too late to attempt Tyrone. Who vppon conference wth or gen'all, could obiect vnto hym or weakenes, and how able he was to cut of or forces and to intercept or victuall, and fpared not to make vauntes of his owne ftrength...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1873 Excerpt: ...to the matter in hand, It is not vnknowen vnto you what a princelie care her matie hathe allwayes had to quiett and fettle the g...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:May 10, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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