Notes, Court connections/City connections

Scope and Content

Notes, Court connections/City connections: Court connections—William Herbert 3rd Earl of Pembroke, sermons, the Herberts' family connections, dedications and patronage from Pembroke and Buckingham; City and Puritan connections—summary of Middleton's associations with Puritan and Parliamentary opposition, notes on historical background, notes from various books and other sources on London and puritanism, the Worshipful Company of Grocers, Aldermen of the City of London (Sir John Maynard), Stuart Wales, English Reformation, merchants, Elizabethan privateering, dedications to City patrons; copy extracts of relevant works