Annals of Cambridge, 1st Edition by Charles Henry Cooper

By Charles Henry Cooper

Charles Henry Cooper charted over part a millennium of existence at Cambridge within the 5 volumes of Annals of Cambridge. Cooper practised as a solicitor in Cambridge, and used to be additionally city clerk from 1849 till his demise in 1866. He was once a prepared historian and committed loads of time to archival study, really into neighborhood heritage. Drawing on huge private and non-private files, together with petitions, city treasurers' money owed, recovery documents, dying certificate, criminal articles and letters to ruling royalty, Cooper compiled a complete chronological background of Cambridge, documenting the 'city of students' via its tumultuous political and spiritual becoming pains. It used to be released in components, within the face of substantial competition from the collage gurus, yet used to be finally acclaimed as an authoritative account. This moment quantity, released in 1843, covers the Elizabethan interval, from 1546-1601, and contains the founding of the college Press.

Show description

Read or Download Annals of Cambridge, 1st Edition PDF

Best ancient & medieval literature books

Tacitus: Histories, Books IV-V, Annals Books I-III (Loeb Classical Library No. 249)

Tacitus (Cornelius), recognized Roman historian, used to be born in fifty five, fifty six or fifty seven CE and lived to approximately one hundred twenty. He turned an orator, married in seventy seven a daughter of Julius Agricola earlier than Agricola went to Britain, used to be quaestor in eighty one or eighty two, a senator less than the Flavian emperors, and a praetor in 88. After 4 years' absence he skilled the terrors of Emperor Domitian's final years and became to historic writing.

Callimachus: The Fifth Hymn: The Bath of Pallas (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries)

Callimachus used to be the most very important and influential writers within the old international. He used to be the phenomenal poet of the Hellenistic interval and had a profound impact at the next process Greek and Roman literature. The hymns are problematic, allusive and tough poetry, and want elucidation for the fashionable reader.

Verbum: Word and Idea in Aquinas, Volume 2 (Collected Works of Bernard Lonergan) (v. 2)

Bernard Lonergan's theological writings have encouraged spiritual students ever because the first book within the Forties of the sequence of 5 articles which make up Verbum: note and inspiration in Aquinas. those articles first seemed in Theological experiences and have been therefore republished in booklet shape in 1967 below the current name.

Freud's Rome: Psychoanalysis and Latin Poetry (Roman Literature and its Contexts)

This booklet is a meditation at the position of psychoanalysis inside Latin literary stories. Neither a sceptic nor a real believer, Oliensis adopts a realistic method of her topic, emphasizing what psychoanalytic thought has to give a contribution to interpretation. Drawing particularly on Freud's paintings on goals and slips, she spotlights textual phenomena that can't be securely anchored in any purpose or psyche yet that however, or for that very cause, look fraught with that means; the 'textual subconscious' is her identify for the indefinite position from which those phenomena erupt, or which they retroactively represent, as a type of 'unconsciousness-effect'.

Extra info for Annals of Cambridge, 1st Edition

Example text

0) 1548. The following letter from the King appears to have given the first official intimation of the visitation of the University which subsequently took place :— To our trusty and well beloved the Chaunceller, and in his absence the Vicechaunceller, and to all the deans, presidentes, wardens, and other Masters and Rulers of the Colledges, Halles, hostelles, and other houses of studentes and scolers, of our universitie of Cambridge, and to every of them. K. EDWARD. Right trustie and right entierly welbiloved and trustie welbiloved we grete you well.

Parker, cvi. 287, 288. Dr. —MS. Baker, xxxiv. 323. perhaps for " Out alas," a common exclamation of grief, where we should now say "alas "Out alas! " Winters Tale. iv. 3. " Ha! let me see her out alas! " Romeo fy Juliet, iv. 5. —Nares' Glossary. " Harr. Ariost. xviii. " Puiitant iv. 3. 1548] EDWARD THE SIXTH. 19 Conventicles, or gatheringe of people may be made in this Fayer, to ye trouble vexinge and disquietinge of y e Kings leage people, or lettinge of the officers of y e University to exercise there offices, under the payne of Imprisonment & further punishment as the offence shall require.

Guardian of the King's person and Lord Protector of the Realm, was in the course of this year appointed High Steward of the Town, in the room of Thomas Howard Duke of Norfolk, who was a prisoner in the Tower during the whole of this reign. About the same time, Sir William Paget (afterwards Lord Paget) succeeded the Duke of Norfolk as High Steward of the University. (1) MS. Metcalfe, 179 b. VOL. I I . V> o EDWARD THE SIXTH. [if>47 On the 13th of May, the Duke of Somerset wrote to the Corporation, complaining that they had distrained for toll on the inhabitants of Walden, who, as parcel of the Duchy of Lancaster, were exempt from all tolls.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.44 of 5 – based on 46 votes