The examinations, arraignment & conuiction of George Sprot, notary in Aye-mouth together with his constant and extraordinarie behauiour at his death, in Edenborough, Aug. 12. 1608. Written & set forth by Sir William Hart, Knight, L. Iustice of Scotland. Whereby appeareth the treasonable deuice betwixt Iohn late Earle of Gowry and Robert Logane of Restalrig (commonly called Lesterig) plotted by them for the cruell murthering of our most gracious Souereigne. Before which treatise is prefixed also a preface, written by G. Abbot Doctour of Diuinitie, and Deane of Winchester, who was present at the sayd Sprots execution.

Title

The examinations, arraignment & conuiction of George Sprot, notary in Aye-mouth together with his constant and extraordinarie behauiour at his death, in Edenborough, Aug. 12. 1608. Written & set forth by Sir William Hart, Knight, L. Iustice of Scotland. Whereby appeareth the treasonable deuice betwixt Iohn late Earle of Gowry and Robert Logane of Restalrig (commonly called Lesterig) plotted by them for the cruell murthering of our most gracious Souereigne. Before which treatise is prefixed also a preface, written by G. Abbot Doctour of Diuinitie, and Deane of Winchester, who was present at the sayd Sprots execution.

Author

Hart, William, Sir, Lord Justice of Scotland.

Abbot, George, 1562-1633.

Date

1608

Place of Publication

London

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Editorial Practice

Abbot's preface forms the bulk of the book. The last leaf is blank. A variant of the 1609 edition. Reproduction of the original in the Yale University. Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A02764
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A02764
  • DLPS: A02764
  • STC: STC 12894
  • STC: ESTC S118749
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99853956
  • PROQUEST: 99853956
  • VID: 19361