Northumberland Manuscript Part 1 (pdf version)
Northumberland Manuscript Part 2 (pdf version)
Collotype Facsimile and Type Transcript
ALNWICK CASTLE, NORTHUMBERLAND.
PRINTED BY TRUSLOVE & BRAY,
WEST NORWOOD, S.E.
COLLOTYPE FACSIMILE & TYPE TRANSCRIPT
ALNWICK CASTLE, NORTHUMBERLAND,
i. Of Tribute,
or giving what is due, by Francis Bacon.
ii. Of Magnanimitie, by Francis Bacon.
iii. Advertisement touching private censure, by Francis Bacon.
iv. Advertisement touching the controversies of the Church, by Francis Bacon.
v. Letter to a French gentleman touching the proceedings in England in Ecclesiastical causes, by Francis Bacon.
vi. Speeches for a Device presented A.D. 1595, by Francis Bacon.
vii. Speech of the Earl of Sussex.
viii. Letter from Sir Philip Sidney to Queen Elizabeth on her proposed marriage to the
Duke of Anjou.
ix. Leicester's Commonwealth.
Transcribed and Edited with Notes and Introduction
FRANK J. BURGOYNE,
LIBRARIAN OF THE LAMBETH PUBLIC LIBRARIES.
LONGMANS, GREEN, AND
39 PATERNOSTER ROW, LONDON
NEW YORK AND BOMBAY
His Grace the Duke of Northumberland,
K.G., P.C., D.C.L., F.R.S., etc.,
BY WHOSE KIND PERMISSION
THE MANUSCRIPT HAS BEEN PHOTOGRAPHED
Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence, Bt., M.P.,
KING'S RIDE, ASCOT,
WITHOUT WHOSE AID AND ENCOURAGEMENT
THIS VOLUME COULD NOT HAVE
This Edition is
limited to Two Hundred and
Fifty Copies, of which this is No . 98
TABLE OF CONTENTS.
Of Tribute, or giving what is due. By Bacon
i. THE PRAISE OF THE WORTHIEST VIRTUE, FORTITUDE
ii. THE PRAISE OF THE WORTHIEST AFFECTION, LOVE
iii. THE PRAISE OF THE WORTHIEST POWER, KNOWLEDGE
iv. THE PRAISE OF THE WORTHIEST PERSON, QUEEN ELIZABETH
Magnanimitie or heroicall virtue. By Bacon
An advertisement touching private censure. By Bacon
An advertisement touching the controversies of the Church of England. By Bacon
A letter to a French gentleman touching the proceedings in England in Ecclesiastical causes, translated out of French into English by W. W. By Bacon
Speeches written by Bacon and spoken in a " Device" before Queen Elizabeth in 1595.
i. THE HERMIT'S FIRST SPEECH
ii. THE HERMIT'S SECOND SPEECH
iii. THE SOLDIER'S SPEECH
iv. THE SECRETARY'S SPEECH
v. THE SQUIRE'S SPEECH
Speech for the Earl of Sussex at the tilt
A letter dissuading Queen Elizabeth from marrying the Duke of Anjou. By Sir Philip Sidney
LIST OF FACSIMILES.
Modern Script rendering of Folio 1
Enlarged Facsimile of part of Folio 1
Enlarged modern Script rendering of part of Folio 1
Collotype Facsimile of the Manuscript, Folio 1-90 .