DE_REPVBLICA_ANGLORVM

DE_REPVBLICA_ANGLORVM - DE REPVBLICA ANGLORVM The maner of...

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Unformatted text preview: DE REPVBLICA ANGLORVM The maner of governement or policie of the Realme of Englande, compiled by the honorable man Thomas Smyth, Doctor of the civil lawes, Knight, and Principall Secretarie vnto the two most worthie Princes, King Edwarde the sixt, and Queene Elizabeth. Seene and allowed. AT LONDON, Printed by Henrie Midleton for Gregorie Seton. Anno Domini 1583. [ Image of 1583 title page] <2> A NECESSARIE TABLE OF ALL THE PRINCIPALL MATTERS CONTAINED IN THIS BOOKE. [1] page Of the diversities of common wealthes or governements. chap. 1 .................... 49 What is just or Lawe in everie common wealth or governement. chap. 2 .................... 49 An other division of common wealthes. chap. 3 .................... 50 Example of chaunges in the manner of governement. chap. 4 .................... 51 Of the question what is right and just in everie common wealth. chap. 5 .................... 51 That common wealths or governements are not (most commonly) simple but mixt. chap. 6 .................... 52 The definition of a King and of a Tyrant. chap. 7 .................... 53 Of the absolute king. chap. 8 .................... 54 Of the name king and the administration of England. chap. 9 .................... 56 What is a common wealth, and the partes thereof. chap. 10 .................... 57 <3> The first sort or beginning of an house or familie called oikonmia . chap. 11 .................... 58 The first & natural beginning of a kingdome, in Greeke basileia . chap. 12 .................... 59 The first & naturall beginning of the rule of a fewe of the best men called in Greeke, Aristokratia . chap. 13 .................... 60 The first originall or beginning of the rule of the multitude called Politeia or Ahmokratia . chap. 14 .................... 61 That the common wealth or policie must be according to the nature of the people. chap. 15 .................... 62 The division of partes and persons of the common wealths. chap. 16 .................... 64 The first part of Gentlemen of England called Nobilitas major . chap. 17 .................... 65 Of the second sort of Gentlemen of England called Nobilitas minor , and first of knights. chap. 18 .................... 66 Of Esquiers. chap. 19 .................... 70 Of Gentlemen. chap. 20 .................... 70 Whether the maner of Englande in making Gentlemen so easilie is to be allowed. chap. 21 .................... 72 Of Citizens and Burgesses. chap. 22 .................... 73 Of Yeomen. chap. 23 .................... 74 Of the fourth sort of men which do not rule. chap. 24 .................... 76 <4> THE SECOND BOOKE Of the Parliament and authoritie thereof. chap. I .................... 78 The forme of holding the parliament....
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