Elizabeth I and Her Parliaments: The Work of Sir John Neale

  title={Elizabeth I and Her Parliaments: The Work of Sir John Neale},
  author={Harold Hulme},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={236 - 240}
  • H. Hulme
  • Published 1 September 1958
  • History, Economics
  • The Journal of Modern History
FOR YEARS historians of the reign of Elizabeth I have perused Sir Simonds D'Ewes's Journals and Heywood Townshend's Historical Collections to pick up bits and pieces of this or that parliament, of the work of the Commons, or to catch a glimpse of the Lords. Traditional stories, some half true and others hardly that, have been handed down in weighty tomes of Tudor and Elizabethan history. Fortunately for us and for posterity, nearly four decades ago a young scholar at the Institute of Historical…