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A29176 A true and exact history of the succession of the crown of England collected out of records, and the best historians, written for the information of such as have been deluded and seduced by the pamphlet, called, The brief history of the succession, &c., pretended to have been written for the satisfaction of the Earl of H. Brady, Robert, 1627?-1700. 1681 (1681) Wing B4195; ESTC R19500 55,203 51

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will_v not_o permit_v she_o he_o be_v 50._o make_v prisoner_n november_n 16._o and_o the_o morrow_n after_o twelfth-day_n all_o the_o nobility_n of_o the_o kingdom_n be_v summon_v to_o parliament_n meet_v at_o london_n and_o judge_v the_o king_n unit_fw-la to_o rule_n and_o for_o several_a reason_n to_o be_v depose_v and_o his_o son_n prince_z edward_z to_o be_v choose_v king_n 30._o convenit_fw-la londoniis_fw-la tota_fw-la nobilitas_fw-la regni_fw-la citata_fw-la per_fw-la prius_fw-la ad_fw-la parliamentum_fw-la tenendum_fw-la ibidem_fw-la in_o crastino_fw-la epiphaniae_fw-la ubi_fw-la cuncti_fw-la censuerunt_fw-la regem_fw-la indignum_fw-la diademate_n &_o propter_fw-la plures_fw-la articulos_fw-la deponendum_fw-la &_o edvardum_fw-la filium_fw-la ejus_fw-la primogenitum_fw-la in_o regem_fw-la unanimiter_fw-la eligendum_fw-la quod_fw-la etiam_fw-la consequenter_fw-la factum_fw-la est_fw-la of_o which_o transaction_n when_o the_o queen_n have_v notice_n she_o be_v full_a of_o grief_n outward_o ut_fw-la for_n be_v apparuit_fw-la say_v walsingbam_fw-la but_o the_o prince_n 39_o affect_v with_o this_o outward_a passion_n of_o his_o mother_n as_o young_a as_o he_o be_v will_v not_o accept_v of_o this_o title_n whether_o out_o of_o his_o own_o apprehension_n of_o thing_n or_o by_o grave_n and_o mature_a advice_n which_o be_v most_o probable_a et_fw-la 40._o juravit_fw-la quod_fw-la invito_fw-la patre_fw-la nunquam_fw-la susciperet_fw-la coronam_fw-la regni_fw-la and_o swear_v that_o without_o his_o father_n consent_n he_o will_v never_o take_v upon_o he_o the_o crown_n of_o the_o kingdom_n whereupon_o several_a ibidem_fw-la messenger_n be_v dispatch_v to_o the_o king_n than_o prisoner_n at_o kenelworth-castle_n who_o tell_v he_o what_o have_v be_v do_v and_o conclude_v of_o and_o diligent_o require_v he_o to_o resign_v his_o royal_a dignity_n and_o crown_n and_o permit_v his_o son_n to_o reign_v in_o his_o stead_n he_o be_v much_o disturb_v with_o the_o message_n and_o 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