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Earl of harvick; } of the York Faction.
Lord Clifford, of the King's Party.
Sons to the Duke of York.
The Weaver, and several others, Rebels.
Margaret, Queen to King Henry VI. secretly in Love with the Duke of
Pelitioners, Aldermen, a Beadle, Sheriff and Officers, Citizens, with Faul
coners, Guards, Messengers, and other Altendants.
Flourish of Trumpets: then, Hautboys. Enter King Henry,
Duke Humphry, Salisbury, Warwick, and Beauford on the one side: The Queen, Suffolk, York, Somerset, and Buckingham on the other.
I had in charge at my depart from France,
[Presenting the Queen to the King. To your most gracious hand; that are the substance Of that great shadow I did represent:
* The second Part, &c.] This and the Third Part were first written under the Title of the Contention of York and Lancaster, printed in 1600, but since vaftly improved by the Author.
The happiest gist that ever Marquiss gave,
K. Henry. Suffolk, arise. Welcome, Queen Margaret;
heart's content. Lords, with one cheerful voice welcome
love. All kneel. Long live Queen Marg’ret, England's hap
Q. Mar. We thank you all.
[Flourish. Suff. My lord protector, so it please your grace, Here are the articles of contracted Peace, Between our Sovereign and the French King Charles, For eighteen months concluded by consent.
Glo. (reads. Imprimis, It is agreed between the French King, Charles, and William de la Pole Marquiss of Suffolk, Ambassador for Henry King of England, that the said Henry fall espouse the lady Margaret, daughter unto Reignier King of Naples, Sicilia, and Jerusalem, and crown her Queen of England, ere the thirtieth of May next ensuing.