Edward VI: December 1548

Pages 26-27

Calendar of State Papers Foreign: Edward VI 1547-1553. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1861.

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December 1548

Dec. 13.
111. William Duke of Brunswick to King Edward VI. Letters of Credence for Sir John Steinbergh and Peter Heinrichen his Privy Councillors.
112. The Lord Protector to Dr. Wotton. Details a conference between his Grace and the French Ambassador, wherein the Protector asserted the King's right to the supremacy of Scotland, and offered to prove it by the production of national records and documents, showing the homages and services done by the Kings of Scotland, under their own seals and those of the prelates and cities of that kingdom, &c. Sends copy of a compilation of these authorities, and copies of some of the documents, desiring Dr. Wotton to submit them to the French King and his Council. [Three pages and a half; much injured by damp. Draft, autograph of Secretary Petre.]
A clean copy of the preceding, taken from the Scotch papers. [Three pages.]