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Katherine as Regent of England

in Katherine Parr

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print June 2011 | ISBN: 9780226647241
Published online February 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226647265 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226647265.003.0003
Katherine as Regent of England

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A number of letters and texts by, for, or about Katherine Parr from July to September 1544 are presented in this section of the book. These include: resolutions taken by Henry VIII and his Privy Council, July 7, 1544, before the King's departure; Henry VIII's commission for payment of monies by Queen Katherine as Regent, July 11, 1544; the Queen Regent's proclamation requiring all French residents of England to ascertain if they have been granted the status of denizens and to obtain the letters patent for it, July 19, 1544; Queen Katherine's letter to Sir Ralph Evers, July [22,] 1544; and letter of the Council with the Queen to the Earl of Shrewsbury, enclosing the Queen's letter [No. 4], July 22, 1544.

Keywords: correspondence; letters; texts; Henry VIII; Queen Katherine; Queen Regent; Ralph Evers; Earl of Shrewsbury

Chapter.  12578 words. 

Subjects: Literature

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