1st Edition

The Constitution of Parliaments in England deduced from the time of King Edward the Second

ISBN 9780367180898
Published April 15, 2019 by Routledge
404 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1979: This book talks about the Constitution of Parliaments in England during the time of King Edward the Second.

Table of Contents

    1. The Form of the King’s Warrant for Summoning Parliament  2. A Transcript of the Pawn for this Parliamanet began the Eighth of May 1661  3. Of the Act Precedencies divided into Observations  4. Of the Degrees concerened in the Act of Precedency  5. Of the Decress of Nobles  6. Of the Writ to Princes of the Blood Royal  7. Of the Writ to the Arch-Bishop and Bishops with Observations  8. Of the Writ to the Lord Chancellor 9. Of the Writ to the Earl of Southampton, Lord Treasurer of England and to the Nobles of the Blood  10. Of patents, of Creation enabling the Lord Patentees to fit in Parliament  11. Of Lords and Peers  12. Of Proxies in the Lords House  13. Of Assistants in the Lords House  14. Of Accidental Writs of Summons  15. Of Returns of Writs  16. Of Matters of Chancery  17. Of the Clerks of the Lords House  18. Of the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod  19. Of the Kings Sergeant at Arms  20. A Corollary to this first part of the Constitution of Parliaments

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    John Pettus (Author)