Prynne, William, 1600-1669
- Existence: 1600 - 1669
William Prynne (1600-1669), English lawyer, author, polemicist, and political figure.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
[Miscellanea historica: Collection of papers of historical interest relating to the reigns of James I and Charles I]
Call Number: OSBORN FB164
Overview: Manuscript, in multiple secretary hands, of a collection of 19 Parliamentary documents, primarily concerning the marriage negotiations between Charles I and the Spanish Infanta Maria. These include the petition of John Digby, Earl of Bristol, asking leave to defend his actions in the Spanish negotiations against his accusers; the information of Thomas, Baron Coventry presented to the House of Lords against Digby; and King Charles I's letter to Digby charging him with misconduct regarding the...
Dates: [17th century]
Part of Collection — Box: 72, Folder: GROUP 2904, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC