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Brief Relation of the Passages in the Parliament summoned in Ireland in 1613

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Introduction by Hiram Morgan

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The document named E600001-001 formerly contained Bacon's text 'Certain considerations touching the Plantation in Ireland'. In March 2019 this text was integrated into file E600001-015. That file, in turn, formerly contained the 'Brief Relation' which in March 2019 has been moved to the present document.


    MS sources
  1. Washington, DC, Folger Shakespeare Library, MS X.d. no.158 (Document 19).
  2. Lambeth Palace, (Carew Papers) MS 600, p. 225ff; a manuscript of 12 pages in length, half of which is in Sir George Carew's hand and half in that of a copyist (Document 19).
    Secondary literature (a small selection)
  1. T. W. Moody. 'The Irish Parliament under Elizabeth and James I: A General Survey', Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Sect C., Vol. 45 (1939/1940) 41–81.
  2. V. Treadwell, 'The House of Lords in the Irish Parliament of 1613-15', English Historical Review, 80 (1965) 92–107.
  3. John McCavitt, Sir Arthur Chichester. Lord Deputy of Ireland 1605–16 (institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University Belfast 1998).
  4. John McCavitt, 'An Unspeakable Parliamentary Fracas: The Irish House of Commons, 1613', Analecta Hibernica 37 (Dublin, 1998) 223–35.
  5. Coleman Dennehy, The Irish Parliament, 1613–89: The Evolution of a Colonial Institution (Studies in Early Modern Irish History), Manchester University Press, forthcoming 2019.
    The edition used in the digital edition
  1. C.W. Russell, John P. Prendergast, Brief Relation of the Passages in the Parliament summoned in Ireland in 1613, July 1613 in Calendar of State Papers, Ireland, 1611–14. , London, Longman & Co. (1874) volume 14page 392–399


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Created: by an unknown author (July 1613)

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Language: [EN] The text is in seventeenth-century English.
Language: [LA] Some phrases and citations are in Latin.

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