The English Patents Of Monopoly (volume 1)

Paperback | January 12, 2012

byWilliam Hyde Price

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1906. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... THE "GOLDEN SPEECH" OF QUEEN ELIZABETH TO HER LAST PARLIAMENT, NOVEMBER THE 30TH, ANNO DOMINI, 1601 (" From a genuine copy in the collection of the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Bangor." Somers, Tracts, i, 244-246.) Her Majesty being set under state in the Council Chamber at Whitehall, the speaker, accompanied with privy councilors, besides knights and burgesses of the lower House to the number of eightscore, presenting themselves at her Majesty's feet, for that so graciously and speedily she had heard and yielded to her subjects' desires, and proclaimed the same in their hearing as followeth: Mr. Speaker: We perceive your coming is to present thanks unto us. Know I accept them with no less joy than your loves can have desire to offer such a present, and do more esteem it than any treasure or riches; for those we know how to prize, but loyalty, love, and thanks, I account them invaluable; and though God hath raised me high, yet this I account the glory of my crown, that I have reigned with your loves. This makes that I do not so much rejoice that God hath made me to be queen, as to be queen over so thankful a people, and to be the means under God to conserve you in safety, and preserve you from danger, yea to be the instrument to deliver you from dishonor, from shame, and from infamy, to keep you out of servitude, and from slavery under our enemies, and cruel tyranny, and vile oppression intended against us; for the better withstanding whereof, we take very acceptable your intended helps, and chiefly in that it manifesteth your loves and largeness of hearts to your sovereign. Of myself, I must say this, I never was any greedy scraping grasper, nor a strict fast-holding prince, nor yet a waster; my heart was never set upon any worldly goods, but only for my subje...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1906. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... THE "GOLDEN SPEECH" OF QUEEN ELIZABETH TO HER LAST PARLIAMENT, NOVEMBER THE 30TH, ANNO DOMINI, 1601 (" From a genuine copy in the col...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:94 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.19 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021779811X

ISBN - 13:9780217798112

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