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LONDON: PRİNTED FOR LONGMAN, HURST, REES, ORME, AND BROWN,
Printed by A. Stratian, Printers-Street, London,
THE SECOND VOLUME.
1571 to 1573.
Notice of sir T. Gresham.-Building of his exchange. The queen's
visit to it. Cecil created lord Burleigh and lord-treasurer.
Justs at Westminster.--Notices of the earl of Oxford, Charles
Howard, sir H. Lee, sir Chr. Hatton.-Fresh negotiations for
the marriage of Elizabeth with the duke of Anjou.Renewal of
the intrigues of Norfolk.-His re-committal, trial and conviction.
Death of Throgmorton.-Sonnet by Elizabeth.—Norfolk be-
headed. His character and descendants.--Hostility of Spain.-
Wylson's translation of Demosthenes.-Walsingham ambassador
to France.-Treaty with that country.- Massacre of Paris.-
Temporizing conduct of Elizabeth.-Burleigh's calculation of the
queen's nativity.--Notice of Philip Sidney. • • Page 1
1573 to 1577.
Letters of lord Talbot to his father. Connexion of Leicester with
lady Sheffield.---Anecdote of the Queen and Mr. Dyer..Queen
suspicious of Burleigh. --Countesses of Lenox and Shrewsbury
imprisoned.Queen refuses the sovereignty of Holland. Her