Whereas there hath beene of Longe time greate Controversy betweene the Citty, and the Tower of London, about the boundes, limittes, and liberties of each place, by reason whereof, there hath oftentimes tumult, and disorder happened; ffor avoiding of which inconvenience, it is thought meete that the Boundes, and liberties of that his Maiestes auncient howse, and of the Gurisdiccion the Cittie
doth hould by Charter from his Maiestes Progenitors might bee sett out, distinguished, and knowne; ffor as his Maiestie hath noe meaning to take from the Citty of London [any] parte of that which hath beene formerly graunted vnto them; Soe it is reason that the Tower being his Maiestes Castle Royall, should enioy those liberties, and extent of ground that aunciently did appertaine vnto it.
Kupperman goes on to situate Jamestown in relation to other English interests across the globe in her informative chapter 6, "A Welter of Colonial Projects," before finally giving us a picture of Jamestown in three stages that correspond to her concluding three chapters: "Jamestown's Uncertain Beginnings," "The Project Revised," and "James Cittie
Clearly, there is reference here to John Cooke's Greene's Tu Quoque, or the Cittie
Gallant, a play first acted in 1611 by Queen Anne's Men at the Red Bull under Thomas Greene's leadership.
Most travellers, he says, "comming once to speake of the cittie
Much better than the Rogers' Brevarye, it is a noble history of the city and of the "lawdable exersises yearelye vsed within the Cittie
of Chester" (from the 1609 Brevarye).
A physician wrote in 1623 that |of all the Empericks about this Cittie
, it is not credible the practice that Savery hath'.
12) Wriothesley, for example, tells us that Bishopsgate was 'richlye hanged, and [was] where the waytes of the Cittie
played, &'--just as, we might note, the waits played at Aldgate for Mary--and John Hayward in his Annaly mentions a Latin speech by a scholar from Paul's School.
and concluded at Morocus, a Cittie
in Barbary in Julye" 1568, in the presence of Grey, Westcott, Colthurst, and himself and of "moores sundrie.
Sir Lewis Kirke Governor: of the Cittie
of Oxford""ordered "Powder, Shott.
It is on record that she "voluntarily confessed that she had long frequented all or most of the disorderly & licentious places in this Cittie
as namely she hath vsually in the habite of a man resorted to alehowses, Tavernes, Tobacco shops and also play howses there to see plaies & pryses.
This day & place the sayd Mary appeared personally & then & there voluntarily confessed that she had long frequented all or most of the disorderly & licentious places in this Cittie
as namely she hath vsually in the habite of a man resorted to alehowses Tavernes Tobacco shops & also to play howses there to see plaies and pryses[.
And therefore (while life giues leaue) I will send warning to my olde consorts, which haue hued as loosely as my selfe, albeit weaknesse will scarse suffer me to write, yet to my fellow Schollers about this Cittie
, will I direct these few insuing lines.