A letter sent to Mr. Speaker [i.e. Mr. Lenthall], from the commissioners in the county of Essex, concerning the militia. :
Together with a relation of diverse passages in Ireland, sent over in a letter. June 8. 1642. Ordered by the House of Commons assembled in Parliament, that these two letters bee forthwith printed and published. Henry Elsing, Cler. Parl. D. Com.
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London : printed for Joseph Hunscott, 1642.
The first letter is signed by Sir Thomas Barrington and eight other commissioners. It is the same letter which begins Wing N979A. The second is directed to Maurice Tomson and signed by John Brookhaven.
The letter from J. Brookhaven is from "Carlingford the 24. of May, 1642." He appears among the adventurers for land, 1642-59 in the State papers relating to Ireland.
Physical description: , 6 p. ; small and 4to
Citations/References: Wing (2nd ed., 1994), B4971