Wizard Earl"s advices to his son a facsimile and transcript from the manuscripts of Henry Percy, ninth Earl of Northumberland ... by Northumberland, Henry Percy Earl of

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Published by printed for the Roxburghe Club [available from Bernard Quaritch Ltd.] in [London] .

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Printed at Otley by Smith, Settle.

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Statementedited by Gordon R. Batho and Stephen Clucas.
ContributionsBatho, G. R. 1929-, Clucas, Stephen., Roxburghe Club (London)
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Paginationlxii, 136 p. :
Number of Pages136
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Open LibraryOL20976598M

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Folio. A facsimile of the letters of advice written by the Wizard Earl, Henry, Ninth Earl of Northumberland, to his son Algernon, while imprisoned in the Tower for alleged involvement in the Gunpowder Plot.

(Inventory #: ) James Cummins Bookseller Inc. Get this from a library. The Wizard Earl's advices to his son: a facsimile and transcript from the manuscripts of Henry Percy, ninth earl of Northumberland at Petworth House.

[Henry Percy Northumberland, Earl of; Algernon Percy Northumberland, Earl of; G R Batho; Stephen Clucas; Roxburghe Club.; Petworth House.]. The Wizard Earl's Advices to his Son. A Facsimile and Transcript from the Manuscripts of Henry Percy Ninth Earl of Northumberland at Petworth House.

LETTER III LONDON, December 2, O.S. DEAR BOY: I have not, in my present situation,—[His Lordship was, in the yearappointed one of his Majesty’s secretaries of state.]—time to write to you, either so much or so often as I used, while I was in a place of much more leisure and profit; but my affection for you must not be judged of by the number of my letters; and.

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The Wizard Earl's Advices to His Son: A Facsimile and Transcript from the Manuscripts of Henry Percy, Ninth Earl of Northumberland, at Petworth House.

Edited by Gordon R. Botho and Stephen Clucas. by Northumberland, H.P. Earl of ; Batho, G.R.; Clucas, S. ; Roxburghe Club. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Amazing book packed with father's genuine affection to his son, practical advice, medieval etiquettes, and 16th century politics.

Many of the ideas in this book can be considered obsolete but in general the eerie feeling that your fathers loves you and wants you to /5(20). His speech, tone, everything are very appealing and GOOD.

I say "good", I mean good in it's literal sense. He is an admirable person, and his advice should be read, and given to all young people again and again. There is quite a bit of religious advice in his "Letters" as well, and Lord Chesterfield means it.

Matt Mantrell--Her Majesty's Wizard--conjured himself from magical Merovence to Jersey City for a long-delayed visit to his parents. Back in his hometown vicious, drug-dealing gangs had reduced Matt's old neighborhood to a wasteland, driven his father out of business, and forced his parents to the brink of destitution and s: Matt Mantrell, Her Majesty's Wizard, begins to worry about his parents on the earth that he left when he traveled to Merovence.

In a discussion with his friend Saul, the Witch Doctor, Saul propounds his theory about the difference in time between the two worlds. For example, 5 years have passed in Merovence, but only a few months on earth/5(9).

20 Things a Father Should Tell His Son. Number 20 reminds me of a line I saw in a coffee table book once: “The greatest gift a man can give to his children is to love their mother.

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The Wizard Earl agreed, with the warning that if she were to show fear, then his wife would never see him again. He then set about three tests to see if her resolve was strong enough to outweigh her fear.

Kilkea Castle – one-time home of the Wizard Earl of Kildare, the Earl Gerald Fitzgerald. Letters to His Son, by The Earl of Chesterfield Part 1 out of 3.

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To which is added, a supplement containing extracts from various books, recommended by Lord Chesterfield to Mr. Stanhope. The marriage arrangement introduced to the duke’s daughter, Hermina, had been to the rumoured worst playboy in high society, the Earl’s son, Erich.

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Henry Percy, 9th Earl of Northumberland, KG (27 April – 5 November ) was an English nobleman. He was a grandee and one of the wealthiest peers of the court of Elizabeth James I, Northumberland was a long-term prisoner in the Tower of London, due to the suspicion that he was complicit in the Gunpowder is known for the circles he moved in as well as for his own.

A part of his time was occupied in writing his 'Advice to his Son (Algernon) on his Travels,' which was printed from the manuscript at Alnwick in the 'Antiquarian Repertory,' iv.

For some years his second daughter, Lucy, was his companion in the Tower. Gerald FitzGerald, 11th Earl of Kildare ( – 16 November ), also known as the "Wizard Earl" (a sobriquet also given to Henry Percy), was an Irish peer.

He was the son of Gerald FitzGerald, 9th Earl of Kildare and his second wife Elizabeth, Countess of Kildare. ) This is from just one of the letters of advice Lord Chesterfield sent to his illegitimate son, Philip s: The Wizard Earl of Kildare J.K.A.S.

Vol. VI Pg. J.F.M. French. The Wizard Earl Of Kildare lived in Kilkea Castle in the 16th Century. His wife was always asking him to show her proof of his magical powers, because she had heard so much about them.

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The king was at his wit’s end. Every time there was a full moon the dragon came out of his lair and ravaged the countryside. The king doesn't know where to turn because his knights are afraid and the wizard can't remember his spells.

The cobbler gives his 3 sons advice on how to slay the dragon. They each try, but only the youngest son follows his father's advice. The youngest son slays the dragon and gets the princess and half the kingdom as his reward.

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1 Biography 2 Personality 3 Physical Appearance 4. The 9th Earl exerted influence on young Algernon's education in spite of his imprisonment, and Algernon frequently stayed with the 9th Earl in the Tower for 4 or 5 days at a time.

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His indulgence in scientific experiments gained for him the sobriquet of 'the Wizard Earl.' He was soon passionately addicted to tobacco smoking, and lost large sums of money by gaming. Inon his father's death, he succeeded to the earldom of Northumberland, and settled in London at the family residence near St.

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) was also recognized in the title aboutthough his. Algernon Percy was the third, but eldest surviving, son of Henry Percy, 9th Earl of Northumberland, the so-called 'Wizard Earl.'His mother was Dorothy Percy née Devereux, Countess of Northumberland, daughter of Walter Devereux, 1st Earl of Essex and sister of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, one of Elizabeth I's favourites who was executed for treason in   Now an earl without and earldom, Gerald nonetheless used his time productively, intensively studying under the tutelage of the Bishop of Verona, the Cardinal of Mantua, the Duke of Mantua, and Cardinal Reginald Pole, soaking in the knowledge and flavor of the Italian Renaissance, as well as fighting alongside the Knights of Rhodes against the.The 9th Earl exerted influence on young Algernon's education in spite of his imprisonment, and Algernon frequently stayed with the 9th Earl in the Tower for 4 or 5 days at a time.

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