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... resultance of 1400 authors , most of them abridged and analysed with his own
hand : he left also fix score of his fermons , all written with bis own hand ; also an
exact and laborious treatise concerning selfmurder , murder , called Biathanatos
murder , called Biathanatos ; wherein all the laws violated by that act are
diligently surveyed , and judiciously censured : a treatise written in his younger
days , which alone might declare him then not only perfect in the civil and canon
law , but ...
now intend to write ) was born in the year of our Redemption 1568 , in Bocton -
Hall ( commonly called Bocton , or BougtonPlace , or Palace ) in the parish of
Bocton Malherbe , in the fruitful country of Kent : Bocton - Hall being an ancient
once a year , if not oftener , to the beloved Bocton Hall , where he would say , “
He “ found a cure for all cares , by the cheer“ ful company , ” which he called “ the
“ living furniture of that place : ” and “ a “ restoration of his strength , by the con“ ...
His merits to the Queen , and her favours to him , were such , that she called him
ber little black husband , and called his servants her servants : and she saw so
visible and blessed a sincerity shine in all his cares and endeavours for the ...
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Important as a source especially for Donne and Herbert, though I believe Amy Charles was critical of Walton in her life of Herbert . Walton does tend to idealize his subjects. Read full review