court of Queen Elizabeth originally written by Sir Robert Naunton, under the title of "Fragmenta regalia." With considerable biographical additions, by James Caulfield by Naunton, Robert Sir

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603,
  • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers

Edition Notes

First edition, 1641

Book details

ContributionsCaulfield, James, 1764-1826
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA350 .N31
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 127, [1] p.
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15220381M
LC Control Number03014487

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