Mary’s, Maryland, 2001); compare with H. C. Forman, Jamestown and St Mary’s: Buried Cities of Romance (Baltimore, 1938).
8 See H. M Colvin, J. Summerson, M. Biddle, J. R. Hale, and M. Merriman, The History of the King’s Works, Vol. IV 1485–1660 (Part II) , (London, 1982).
9 H. M. Colvin, D. R. Ransome, and J. Summerson, The History of the King’s Works, Vol. IV 1485–1660 (Part I) , (London, 1975), pp. 373–5.
10 Described by S. G. Ellis, TudorIreland: Crown, Community and Conflict of
in early seventeenth-century Ireland are outlined in P. Corish, The Catholic Community in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (Dublin, 1981), pp. 18–42.
3 On the ecclesiastical situation of mid-sixteenth-century Ulster, see Henry Jefferies, Priests and Prelates of Armagh in the Age of Reformations, 1518–1558 (Dublin, 1997); the expansion of crown influence in Ulster in the late sixteenth century is treated in H. Morgan, Tyrone’s Rebellion: The Outbreak of the Nine Years War in TudorIreland (Woodbridge, 1993); on ecclesiastical decline by the early
transformed by later lawyers into the patriotic boast that the
common law was, as Darcy put it, ‘the best human law’, the most just
72 Ibid., pp. 103–4, 203, 282. I have adjusted the punctuation of the quotation.
73 Ibid. p. 203.
74 Ciaran Brady, ‘The road to the View: on the decline of reform thought in
TudorIreland’, in Patricia Coughlin (ed.), Spenser and Ireland: An
Interdisciplinary Perspective (Cork, 1989), pp. 25–45, at 30–1; Patrick Darcy, ‘An
argument’, ed. C. E. J. Caldicott, Camden Miscellany, 31 (1992), 191–320, at
75 Sir John Fortescue, A Learned
administrationis aut politiae forma illustrior aut praestantior aut
Hiberniae accommodatior excogitari potest, quam ea qua Anglia ad
summam perfectionem eximiamque felicitatem adducta est atque evecta’,
Herbert, Croftus, pp. 70–1.
51 Ciaran Brady, ‘The Road to the View: on the decline of reform thought in
TudorIreland’, in Patricia Coughlan (ed.), Spenser and Ireland: An
Interdisciplinary Perspective (Cork, 1989), pp. 25–45.
ሉ Renaissance humanism ሊ
The threat of natural slavery
While insisting that the Gaelic Irish were barbarians whose way of
life needed to be reformed
Stuart Kinsella, ‘Colonial Commemoration in TudorIreland:
The Case of Sir Henry Sidney’. Sidney Journal 29:1–2 (2011), pp.
103–39, at pp. 125–7. According to Ciaran Brady and James Murray, Sidney
‘was determined to see the repair of church fabric and drafted legislation [in 1569]
to ensure that both clergy and laity assumed their responsibility in this regard’.
This was but one element of a ‘coherent reformation strategy’. Brady and
Murray, ‘Sir Henry Sidney and
of Public Worship in the Sixteenth
Century’, in Herron and Potterton (ed.), Dublin and the Pale in the
Renaissance , pp. 182–206, at p. 200 and Stuart Kinsella, ‘Colonial
Commemoration in TudorIreland: The Case of Sir Henry Sidney’, Sidney Journal
29:1–2 (2011), pp. 103–41, at p. 136. See also Edmund Curtis,
‘Extracts out of Heralds’ Books in Trinity College, Dublin, Relating to
Ireland in the 16th Century’, Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland 62
(1932), pp. 28–49, at p. 44
1509–1573, ed. H.C. Hamilton (1860), pp. 401, 421, 422, 464.
48 CP 157, fo. 15r: 26/10/1569.
49 See, for example, Bodl., Carte MS LVIII, fo. 664r: 29/08/1568.
50 NA, SP 63/22, fo. 62r: 24/11/1567; SP 63/23, fos 44r–v: 22/01/1568.
51 SP 63/23, fo. 48v: 22/01/1568.
52 Bodl., Carte MS LVIII, fo. 218r: 20/01/1568.
53 NA, SP 63/23, fo. 49r.
54 Bodl., Carte MS LVIII, fo. 664r: 29/08/1568.
55 Ibid., fo. 218r. For the alliances between the Ulster lords, see C. Brady, The Chief Governors: The Rise and Fall of Reform Government in TudorIreland, 1536
Ireland (Dublin, 1938), pp. 292–325; ‘Richard duke of York as viceroy of Ireland, 1447–1460’, JRSAI , 62 (1932), pp. 158–86.
37 32 Henry VI, c. 6. For recent work on this declaration, see A. Cosgrove, ‘Parliament and the Anglo-Irish community: the declaration of 1460’ in A. Cosgrove, A. and J.I. McGuire (eds), Parliament and community: historical studies XIV (Belfast, 1983); J.F. Lydon, ‘Ireland corporate of itself: The parliament of 1460’, History Ireland , 3 (1995), pp. 9–12; S.G. Ellis, ‘Parliament and community in Yorkist and TudorIreland’ in Cosgrove and
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