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Harvard Historical Studies 87

The Parliament of 1624

Politics and Foreign Policy

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$48.50 • £38.95 • €43.50

ISBN 9780674652255

Publication Date: 01/01/1971


434 pages


Harvard Historical Studies


  • Introduction
  • I. Prelude to the Session
  • II. Royal Patronage: A House Divided
  • III. Other Patterns of Patronage
  • IV. Parlementum Pium, Doctum et Foelix?
  • V. The Spanish Reaction: Conspiracy against Buckingham
  • VI. The Stifling of Opposition—Cranfield
  • VII. The Stifling of Opposition—Bristol
  • VIII. Conclusion and Disillusion
  • Appendixes
    • A. Full Citations for Abbreviated References
    • B. List of Manuscript Diaries of Commons Debates, 1624
    • C. Alphabetical List of Members of the House of Commons
  • Index

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