Comprises 1 document, 2 poems, and 13 letters to or from Elizabeth I and James I and various noblemen and women concerning contemporary events, all copies of originals.
Collection of contemporary manuscript copies of fifteen miscellaneous letters and documents
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt q 57
- Dates of Creation1599-ca. 1616
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 ff. conjoined in two pairs, manuscript. Probably written in a single hand. Held in a bound volume bearing Lord Brotherton's bookplate on the inside front cover with two typescript pages of explanatory text preceding the documents and the title 'MSS. 1599-1610' written in ink on the spine.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The compiler of this collection is unknown.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
Transferred from Lord Brotherton's original library.
Other Finding Aids
The poems are indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq57