The Paston Letters, Volume I (of 6) New Complete Library Edition
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The Paston Letters, Volume I (of 6) New Complete Library Edition

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  • THE PASTON LETTERS A.D. 1422-1509
  • PREFACE
  • INTRODUCTION
    • The Paston Family
    • The Duke of Suffolk
    • Rebellion of Jack Cade
    • The Dukes of York and Somerset
    • Amnesty at Home—Disaster Abroad
    • The King’s Prostration
    • The Strife of Parties
    • Reconciliation and Civil War
    • Fastolf’s Lands
    • The Beginning of Edward IV.’s Reign
    • Troubles of John Paston
    • John Paston’s Latter Days
    • Sir John Paston
    • Civil War—Public and Private
    • Changes and Counter-changes
    • The Paston Brothers
    • Taxation, Private Affairs, and the French War
    • Sir John Paston and Caister
    • Death of Charles the Bold
    • Conclusion of the Family History
    • Times of Richard III. and Henry VII.
    • Social Aspect of the Times
  • APPENDIX TO PREFACE AND INTRODUCTION
    • I. WILL OF PETER LE NEVE.—See p. 3.
    • II. JULIAN HERBERD.—See pp. 33, 34.
      • Membrane 1
      • Membrane 2
      • Membrane 3
    • Membrane 1
    • Membrane 2
    • Membrane 3
    • III. PARMINTER’S INSURRECTION.—See p. 75.
    • IV. PARDON TO JOHN PAYN.—See p. 78.
    • V. THE DUKE OF YORK AT DARTFORD.—See p. 99.
    • VI. THE DUKE OF YORK AND THE COUNCIL.—See p. 132.
    • VII. DEFENCE AGAINST THE EARL OF WARWICK.—See p. 185.
    • VIII. WILLIAM WORCESTER.—See p. 199.338.1
    • IX. JOHN PASTON CLAIMED AS THE KING’S ‘NATIVUS.’—See p. 225.339.1
    • X. A CHRONOLOGICAL NOTE.
      • Contents of Volume I (added by transcriber)
      • Title Page Text
    • Contents of Volume I (added by transcriber)
    • Title Page Text
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