|Author:||Serres, Jean de, 1540?-1598.|
|Title:||An historical collection, of the most memorable accidents, and tragicall massacres of France, vnder the raignes of Henry. 2. Francis. 2. Charles. 9. Henry. 3. Henry. 4. now liuing Conteining all the troubles therein happened, during the said kings times, vntill this present yeare, 1598. Wherein we may behold the wonderfull and straunge alterations of our age. Translated out of French into English.|
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An historical collection, of the most memorable accidents, and tragicall massacres of France, vnder the raignes of Henry. 2. Francis. 2. Charles. 9. Henry. 3. Henry. 4. now liuing Conteining all the troubles therein happened, during the said kings times, vntill this present yeare, 1598. Wherein we may behold the wonderfull and straunge alterations of our age. Translated out of French into English.
Serres, Jean de, 1540?-1598., Matthieu, Pierre, 1563-1621. Histoire des derniers troubles de France. English. aut
Imprinted at London: By Thomas Creede, 1598.
|Alternate titles:||Recueil des choses mémorables avenues en France sous le règne de Henri II, François II, Charles IX, Henri III, et Henri IV. English|
France -- History -- 16th century -- Early works to 1800.
TO THE RIGHT HONOV∣RABLE GEORGE EARLE OF CVMBERLAND, BARON OF CLIFFORD, LORD OF VVESTMER∣land, Skipton, Vipont, Bromflet, and Vessy, Knight of the most ho∣nourable Order of the Garter, all health and happinesse.
TO THE COVRTEOVS AND FRIEND∣LY READER.
THE CONTENTS OF THE MOST PRINCIPAL POYNTS CONTAINED IN THIS HISTORIE.
HENRY THE SECOND.
FRANCIS THE SECOND.
CHARLES THE NINTH.
HENRY THE THIRD.
HENRY THE FOVRTH.
Henry the seconde.
Francis the second.
Charles the ninth.
A BRIEFE DISCOVRSE OF THE GREAT AND WONDERFVL EFFECTS THAT HAVE ENSVED THE KINGS CONVERSION: Collected out of a certaine Oration made touching the reduction of the Cittie of Lyons vnder the kings obedience, and sent to Monsieur de Reuol, Councellour and Se∣cretarie to the King.
monarch Henry III
THE FIRST BOOKE OF THE HISTORIE OF the last troubles of France, vnder the raignes of Henry the third, and Henry the fourth now liuing.
THE SECOND BOOKE OF THE last troubles of Fraunce, containing that which passed from the be∣ginning of the wars, after the Edict made in Iuly, 1585. vntill the Barricadoes of Parris, and the Kings retrait to Char∣tres, in the Month of May. 1588.
THE THIRDE BOOKE OF THE LAST troubles of France, containing that which passed after the Barrica∣does in Parris, and there trait of the king to Chartres, vntill the Edict of pacification, and assembly of the generall estates at Blois, in the moneth of September.
THE FOVRTH BOOKE OF THE HISTO∣rie of the last troubles of France, from the assembly of the estates, and the peace of Chartres, till the breaking vp thereof, beeing the sixteenth of Ianuary, 1589. And the troubles that beganne in the same moneth at Parris and in other Townes.
A BRIEFE RECITALL OF THE MOST MEMORABLE THINGS which came to passe in Fraunce, vnder the Raigne of Henry the fourth, since his first comming to the Crowne, vntill the middle of the yeare, 1598.
A TRVE DISCOVRSE CONCERNING THE deliuerie of Brittaine, in the yeare 1598.