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Carr, Robert Earl of Somerset -1645

Works: 100 works in 224 publications in 2 languages and 3,773 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Manuscripts  History 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Honoree
Classifications: KD372.S64, 942.061
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The description of a maske: presented in the Banqueting roome at Whitehall, on Saint Stephens night last : at the mariage of the Right Honourable the Earle of Somerset: and the right noble the Lady Frances Howard. Written by Thomas Campion. Whereunto are annexed diuers choyse ayres composed for this maske that may be sung with a single voyce to the lute or base-viall by Thomas Campion( )

9 editions published in 1614 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printers' names from STC. Signatures: A-C4 D2. "Ayres, made by seuerall authors: and sung in the maske at the marriage of the Right Honourable Robert, Earle of Somerset, and the right noble the Lady Frances Hovvard" has separate dated title page; register is continuous. Variant: title reads: .. Whereunto is annexed diuers choyse ayres that may be sung. Reproduction of the original in the Folger Shakespeare Library. (marc) 99843115. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 4539. (stc) Greg, I, 324. (vid) 7825. (DLPS) A17872.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Masques -- Early works to 1800. Somerset, Robert Carr, d. 1645. Somerset, Frances Howard Carr, 1593-1632
Family law by Robert Carr( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiquitatum Romanarum corpus absolutissimum by Johannes Rosinus( Book )

1 edition published in 1659 in Latin and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great oyer of poisoning : the trial of the Earl of Somerset for the poisoning of Sir Thomas Overbury in the Tower of London, and various matters connected therewith from contemporary mss. by Andrew Amos( Book )

2 editions published between 1846 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Maske of flowers : 1614( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King's Favourite: the love story of Robert Carr and Lady Essex ... With 33 illustrations by Philip Gibbs( Book )

3 editions published in 1909 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Panegyricus, augustiss. potentiss.q. principi jacobo I, etc by Thomas Dempster( Book )

2 editions published in 1615 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

place not specified, to Sir Robert Carr by Walter Raleigh( )

1 edition published in 1609 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning Robert Carr's acceptance of Raleigh's manor at Sherborne from the king
Commonplace book and miscellany( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Originally used as a commonplace book, presumably compiled by Thomas Medcalf in the 17th century; project abandoned then used for other purposes. Includes: personal accounts, 1704-1715; constabulary accounts for Burton, 1706; a few newspaper cuttings, ca. 1850, and poems; a quotation from Dr. Donne; an agreement between John Beckwith and Marmaduke Haxwill about a messuage in Fountains Earth, Yorkshire (cataloged separately). At the back: Automachia or the self conflict of a Christian; marriage contract between the Elector Palatine and Princess Elizabeth, 1612; articles of dispute in the divorce suit between the Earl of Essex and the Lady Frances Howard, 1612; copy of a letter from Raleigh to Robert Carr, "1619"; the arraignment of Raleigh at Winchester, November 17, 1603 (differs in some essentials from the printed account, 1648); names of the king's officers and their fees, 1621, 1623; a note of farm animals and various accounts, 1707-1717; medical receipt (leaf 202); and other items
Miscellany of Joseph Hall by Joseph Hall( )

1 edition published in 1650 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contents include: notes on medicine from Francis Arcaeus, John Read and Andrew Lacuna, (90v); household recipes; how to make fireworks, (174v); a guide to angling, (180); Catholic propositions, (83); a legal formulary, (234v, 281v); figures of speech with index, (239v); samples of letter writing, (208v); epitaphs; proverbs; stories, (270v); sermons; the petition of the grammar schools in and about London to Parliament, 1642, (260); extracts from the Achitophel of Nathaneal Carpenter, (32); High Cuff's speech at his execution, (207); an epitaph on Raleigh, (252); 3 letters of Raleigh's to his wife, [1603], (205), to Sir Robert Carr, 1618, (205v), and to the King, (210v); a letter from the Great Mogul to the King, 1619, (208); the letter [to Monteagle] revealing the gunpowder plot, (209v); and poems and excerpts by e.g. Dr. Mason, dean of Salisbury, John Taylor, (24v), Thomas May, John Vaus, Henry King, Petrarch, (246), Ben Jonson, William Shakespeare (e.g. Richard II and The passionate pilgrim), including some from the Wits recreation
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The politics of court scandal in early modern England : news culture and the Overbury affair, 1603-1666Passion, poison, and power : the mysterious death of Sir Thomas Overbury : a Jacobean mystery in fourteen acts
Alternative Names
Carr, Robert, 1.Earl of Somerset 1587-

Carr, Robert 1587-

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Carr, Robert of Somerset 1587-

Carr, Robert of Somerset 1587-1645

Ker, Robert, Earl of Somerset, -1645

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Ker, Robert of Somerset 1587-1645

Kerr, Robert

Kerr, Robert, Earl of Somerset, -1645

Robert Carr

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Robert Carr, Earl of Somerset

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Rochester, Robert Carr 1587-1645 Viscount of

Rochester, Robert Carr, Viscount of R., 1.Earl of Somerset 1587-

Somerset, Robert Carr, Earl of, -1645

Somerset, Robert Carr, Earl of, d. 1645

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English (131)

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