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merset, Robert Car, earl of, letter from him to Sir Thomas Overbury, ii. 163, questions of Sir Francis Bacon relating to his case, 171, heads of the charge against him, 172, charged with treasons and plots with Spain, 173, delivered out of the Tower, 238, pardoned, and to be allowed to sit in parliament, 264.
merset, countess of, charge against her for poisoning of Overbury, i. 699, a charge against the earl for the same fact, 704, he is criminally in love with the countess of Essex, 706, his behaviour at and after the time of Overbury's being poisoned, 707, some farther account of his treason, ii. 66, some things relating to his examination, ib. several cases put to the king about his trial, confession, &c. 69, concerning his arraignment and examinaT tion, 70. See Overbury.
lomon's house modelled in New Atlantis, i. 202, 205, 247, instituted for the study of the works and creatures of God, 208, the true state of it, 212, the several employments and offices in it, 215.
lon compares the people to the sea, i. 315, wept for his son's death, 322, his saying to Croesus, 324, what remarkable in his laws, 671.
omerset, countess of, questions to the judges relating to her case, ii. 171. Dr. Whiting ordered to preach before her, 173, charge prepared by Francis Bacon against her, in case she pleaded guilty, 174, delivered out of the Tower, 238.
Dot, a good compost, i. 131. 149. oporiferous medicines, i. 198.
ɔrrel, i. 157, the root thereof sometimes three cubits deep, ib.
overeign. See King.
oul of man was first breathed into him by God, i. 338, of good men how disposed of after death, 339, of idiots and wise men the same, 335.
oul doctrine of the human soul, i. 44.
oul of the world, i. 190.
ounds musical and immusical, i. 98.
only in men and birds, ib. humming of bees, an unequal sound, ib. metals quenched give a hissing sound, ib. base and treble sounds, ib. two causes of treble in strings, ib. proportion of the air percussed in treble and base, 107, trial hereof to be made in the winding up of a string, ib. difference of sounds from the distances of frets, ib. in the bores of wind instruments, ib. interior and exterior sounds, ib. their difference, ib. several kinds of each, ib. interior sounds rather a concussion than a section of the air, ib. sounds by suction, 108, articulation of sounds, ib. articulate sounds in every part of the air, ib. winds hinder not the articulation, ib. distance hindereth, ib. speaking under water hindereth it not, ib. articulation requireth a mediocrity of sound, ib. confounded in a room over an arched vault, ib. motions of the instruments of speech towards the forming of letters, ib. instruments of voice, which they are, ib. inarticulate voices and inanimate sounds, have a similitude with divers letters, ib. motions of sounds, 109, they move in round, ib. may move in an arched line, ib. supposed that sounds move better downwards than upwards, ib. trial of it, ib. lasting of sounds, ib. sounds continue not, but renew, ib. great sounds heard at far distance, ib. not in the instant of the sound, but long after, ib. object of sight quicker than sound, 110, sounds vanish by degrees, which the objects of sight do not, whence, ib. passage of sounds through other bodies, ib. the body intercepting must not be very thick, ib. the spirits of the body intercepting, whether they cooperate in the sound, ib. sound not heard in a long downright arch, ib. passeth easily through foraminous bodies, ib. whether diminished in the passage through small crannies, ib. medium of sounds, ib. air the best medium, ib. thin air not so good as thick air, ib. whether flame a fit medium, ib. whether other liquors beside water, ib. figures of pipes on concaves that conduce to the difference of sounds, ib. several trials of them, 111, mixture of sounds, ib. audibles mingle in the medium, which visibles do not, ib. the cause thereof, ib. mixture without distinction makes the best harmony, ib. qualities in the air have no operation upon sounds, ib. sounds in the air alter one another, ib. two sounds of like loudness will not be heard as far again as one, why, ib. melioration of sounds, ib. polished bodies creating sounds meliorate them, ib. wet on the inside of a pipe doth the like, 112, frosty weather causeth the same, ib. mingling of open air with pent air, doth the same, ib. from a body equal sounds better, ib. intension of the sense of hearing meliorateth them, ib. imitation of sounds, ib. the wonder thereof in children and birds, ib. reflexion of sounds, 113, its several kinds, ib. no refraction in sounds observed, 114, sympathy and antipathy of sounds, 115, 116, concords and discords in music are sympathies and antipathies of sounds, 116, strings that best agree in consort, ib. strings tuned to an unison or diapason show a sympathy, ib. sympathy conceived to cause no report, ib. experiment of sympathy to be transferred to wind-instruments, ib. essence of sounds spiritual, ib. sounds not impressions of the air, ib. causes of the sudden generation and perishing of sounds, 117, conclusion touching sounds, ib.
Sour things, why they provoke appetite, i. 178.
ounds, why more apt to procure sleep than tones, i. 99, nature of sounds not sufficiently inquired, 100, motions, great, in nature without sounds, ib. nullity and entity of sounds, ib. swiftness of motion may make sounds inaudible, ib. Sound not an elision of the air, 101, the reasons thereof, 102. Sounds not produced without some local motion of the medium, ib. yet distinction to be made betwixt the motion of the air and the sounds themselves, ib. great sounds without great motions in the air, from other bodies, ib. have rarified the air much, ib. have caused deafness, ib. enclosure of sounds preserveth them, ib. Sounds partly enclosed, and partly in open air, ib. better heard from without than within, ib. a semiconcave will convey sound better than open air, ib. any long pole will do the like, ib. trial to be made in a crooked concave, 103. Sounds may be created without air, ib. difference of sounds in different vessels filled with water, ib. Sound within a flame, ib. Sound upon a barrel emptier or fuller, ib. Sound not created betwixt the bow and the string, but betwixt the string and the air, ib. the majoration of sounds, 104, soft bodies damp sounds, 105, mixture of sounds, 104, 105, magnitude of sounds, 103, in a trunk, ib. in a hunter's horn bigger at the lower end, ib. in a vault under the earth, ib. in hawk's bells, rather upon a piece of brass in the open air, ib. in a drum, ib. farther heard by night than by day, why, ib. increased by the concurrent reflection, ib. increased by the soundboard in instruments, ib. 104, in an Irish harp, 104, in a virginal the lid shut, ib. in a concave within a wall, ib. in a bow-string, the horn of the bow laid to the ear, ib. the like in a rod of iron or brass, ib. the like conveyed by a pillar of wood from an upper chamber to a lower, ib. the like from the bottom of a well, ib. five ways of majoration of sounds, ib. exility of sounds through any porous bodies, ib. through water, ib. strings stopped short, ib. damping of sounds with a soft body, 105, iron hot not so sounding as cold, ib. water warm not so sounding in the fall, as cold, ib. loudness and softness of sound differ from magnitude and exility, ib. loudness of sounds, whence, ib. communication of sounds, ib. inequality of sounds, ib. 106, unequal sounds ingrate, 106, grateful sounds, ib. musical, and immusical, at pleasure,
Sourness in fruits and liquors, its cause, i. 185. Southampton, his confession of Essex's design, i. 412, is made general of the horse in Ireland by Essex, contrary to the queen's command, 413, his trial, with lord Essex's, 419, his defence, 420, an answer to his defence, 421, he is found guilty of treason, 422, his examinations and confessions at and after arraignment, 431, some further account of him, ii. 29.
South winds dispose men's bodies to heaviness, i. 128, south winds hurtful to fruit blossoming, 156, south winds without rain breed pestilence, with rain not, whence, 179, on the sea-coast not so, ib. South-east sun better than the south-west for ripening fruit, i. 131.
Spain, its subjection formerly to several kingdoms, i. 465, union of its kingdoms, 450, sets fire to its Indian fleet, 442, success of our English arms against them, ib. a report of their injuries to us, as represented by the mer
chants, 474, some extenuations of their injuries to us, 476, concerning the trade thither, ib. we are not to transport any commodities of the Low Countries thither, ib. its state considered, 382, its enterprise upon England, with the Invincible Armada, and the ignoble return, 384, is not to be feared by us, ib. king thereof compared with Philip of Macedon, 388, aims at universal monarchy, ib. his ambition, how crossed, 389, the designs thereof upon several nations, ib. is hindered in his intended conquests, by the wars in the Low Countries, ib. their proceedings with several other states, 390, their ill treatment of our merchants, 392, they lay aside thoughts of meddling with England, and attack France, 398, the intentions of the king against queen Elizabeth, ib. he designs to poison her, ib. a match proposed with Spain, but king James is advised against it, unless all his council agree in it, ii. 93, 94.
Spain has but two enemies, all the world and its own ministers, i. 543.
Spain, notes of a speech concerning a war with Spain, i.
530, considerations of a war with it, 532. Spalato, archbishop of, bishop Andrews' opinion of, i. 320. Spaniards and Spartans of small despatch, i. 281. Spaniards seem wiser than they are, ib. the wonder how they hold such large dominions with so few natural Spaniards, 285, have had a veteran army for sixscore years, 286, no such giants as some think, 532, accessions to their monarchy recounted, 535, twice invaded England and Ireland, 536, no overmatch for England, 537, Armada intended for an utter conquest, 538.
Spanish Montera, i. 211.
Sparkling woods by sudden breaking, i. 155. Sparta was jealous of naturalizing persons, the fatal consequences of it to them, i. 285, 465.
Spartans, the cause of their ruin, i. 285, the patience of the Spartan boys, 293.
Species visible and spiritual, i. 170, 191. Speech always with expulsion of breath, i. 102, wonderful imitation of it in children and birds, 112, discretion of speech better than eloquence, 288, how influenced, 293. Speech about recovering drowned mineral works, i. 247. Speech, a report of the earls of Salisbury's and Northampton's, upon the merchants' petition relating to the Spanish grievances, i. 474, to the king, upon presenting to him from the parliament an account of some griev ances, 483, to obtain liberty of the king to treat upon compounding for tenures, 484, concerning the parliament's manner of receiving messages from the king, 487, one in behalf of a supply to be given to the king, 492, about a set of men in parliament called undertakers, 497, upon receiving the great seal, 709, before the summer circuits, 712, upon making Sir William Jones lord chief justice of Ireland, 714, upon Denham's being made baron of the exchequer, 715, upon making Hutton one of the judges of the common pleas, 716, upon Richardson's excusing himself to be speaker of the house of commons, 499.
Speeches, an appendix of history, i. 32.
who married lord Compton, ii. 141.
Spirit, the Holy, how it is ordinarily dispensed, i. 339. Spirit of wine cold to the touch, i. 93. Spirits in bodies scarce known, i. 97, several opinions of them, ib. they are natural bodies rarified, ib. causes of most of the effects in nature, ib. they have six differing operations, 121. Spirit of wine, several experiments about it, 127. Spirits in bodies, 150, how they differ in animate and inanimate, ib. how in plants and living creatures, ib. motion of the spirits excited by the moon, 189, the strengthening of them prohibiteth putrefaction, 123.
Spirits of men fly upon odious objects, i. 174, the transmission of spirits, 190, et seq. transmission of them from the minds of men, 194, et seq. such things as comfort the spirits by sympathy, 197, the strife of the spirits best helped by arresting them for a time, 197, 198. Spoils in war, like water spilt on the ground, not to be gotten up, i. 777.
Springs of water made by art, i. 299.
Squire, Edward, executed for treason, ii. 154 note + Stafford, Humphry and Thomas, take arms against He VII. i. 736, fly for sanctuary to Colnham, ib. Hump executed, and the younger pardoned, ib. Stafford, Edward, eldest son of the Duke of Buckingh i. 735, restored by Henry VII. to his dignities and fortunes, ib.
Stag's horn, ivy said to grow out of one, i. 144.
Stanhope, Mr. John, ii. 153.
Stanley, William, puts a crown on Henry VII. in the fed i. 732. Sir William favours Perkin, 763, is lord cham berlain, 765, impeached by Clifford, ib. one of the richest subjects, 766, condemned and beheaded, ib. Stanley, Thomas lord, made earl of Derby at the corenation of Henry VII. i. 734, being the king's father-in-law. ib. brother to Sir William, 765.
Stanley, imprisoned in the Tower, ii. 154 note +. Star-chamber confirmed by parliament in certain cases, i 748, one of the sagest institutions in the kingdom, Stars, lesser, obscured, a sign of tempest, i. 177. Statim, its meaning explained by several cases, i. 690. Statute laws, the great number of them censured, i. 665. they want most correcting of any, ib. more doubts ar se upon them than upon the common law, 668, the methes of reforming them, 670, of 27th of Henry VIII. conceraing a use, its advantage and extent, 584, this state takes away all uses, and reduces the law to the ancest form of conveyance of land by feoffment, fine, and recovery, 585, of 39 of Elizabeth, concerning the explana tion of the word marches, 638, of 2 Edward VI for the same, ib. of 32 Henry VIII. for the same, ib. of 37 el Henry VIII. for the same, ib. of 4 of Edward IV. for the same, ib. of 27 of Edward IV. for the same, ib. three things to be considered for the right understanding of any statute, 598, several relating to the case of uses etplained, 578, of 5 of Edward III for the relief of erecit ors, 603, several collected relating to uses, 604, method to be observed in expounding them, 607, where an action is given by one, interest is supposed, 620, 6servations of statute 26 Henry VIII. and 16 Richard IL 637, 25 of Edward III. concerning where allegiance is due, 656, of Prærogativa regis, its excellent and we foundation, 664, whether those touching England and Scotland are to be repealed upon the union, 454, s which consider the Scots as an enemy, ib. breach of a statute how to be punished, 677. See Case. Bean VIII. upon the design of poisoning any one, 696, of Eward III. concerning purveyors, 449, of Henry V. co cerning the redress by letters of mart, 477. Stealths of all sorts are to be presented, i. 676. Steel, the melting of it promoted by brimstone, i. 240. Steel and parchment, very doubtful whether they are goed against natural title, i. 788.
- human bodies, 246, 247, stone engendered in a toad's Supremacy of the pope, placed with offences of state, i. 675, head, 247.
the asserters thereof how to be punished, ib. how dan-
Surety, how one may be bound to find it for good behaviour,
rawberries early, i. 131.
raying, how property in live cattle is gained thereby, i. 586.
retching, a motion of imitation, i. 118.
rife of the spirits how to be assuaged, i. 198.
rings, musical, should be all of a size, i. 106.
utting, two causes thereof, i. 129, generally in choleric persons, why, ib.
iarez, an account of his doctrine about the pope's power to depose kings, i. 688.
bjection to a king generally, and to a king as king of a certain kingdom, this difference how authorized, with answer, i. 657, that it is rather due to the crown than the person of the king, is a dangerous doctrine, 663, how | resented by the nobility in Spencer's case, ib.
bjects of England, how far they think it not legal to be forced to foreign wars, i. 506.
bjects of our thoughts, words, and actions, under what direction, i. 293.
blimation of metals, i. 245.
abmission to monarchical government, proceeds from four causes, i. 653.
ubscriptions of the clergy, our author's opinion of them, i. 357.
uffolk, lord, and his lady, prosecuted in the star-chamber,
uitors, i. 301, what they are in fact, and what they ought
uffolk, earl of, son of John de la Pole, duke of Suffolk, and Elizabeth, eldest sister of Edward IV. i. 784, flies to his aunt the duchess of Burgundy, ib. involves himself at prince Arthur's marriage, 787, and flies again into Flanders, ib. styled a hair-brained fellow by the king, 790, is recalled, being assured of life with hopes of liberty, ib.
Surprise in business, i. 279.
Surrey, Thomas earl of, released out of the Tower, and
Sutton's hospital, i. 247.
Swallows, their early arrival, what it portends, i. 177.
Swart, Martin, sent by the lady Margaret at the head of 2000 Almains, i. 739, slain in battle by Henry VII. 741. Sweat, moderate, preserveth the body, i. 126. Sweat, what, 163, parts under the water, though hot, sweat not, ib. salt in taste, ib. cometh more from the upper parts than from the lower, ib. more in sleep than waking, ib. cold sweat commonly mortal, ib. Sweat, in what diseases good, in what bad, ib. some men smelling sweet in their sweats, 83.
Sweating sickness, i. 733, its description and cure, ib. 734.
Sweet moss, i. 144, 154. Sweetness of odour from the
excommunicating kings, i. 686, the occasion of his of fence, 687. the particulars of the charge against him, 687, 688. his declaration subscribed by himself concerning the doctrine of Suarez, 688.
Tanfield, Laurence, made chief baron of the exchequer, ii. 143.
Tangible bodies of themselves cold, i. 93, even spirit of
Tar, an antidote against the plague, i. 192.
Taxes, people overlaid with them never martial, i. 285,
Taxes, how to be managed after the union of England and
Tears of trees, i. 151, 152.
Teeth, scales growing on them, i. 96, great intercourse between them and the instrument of hearing, 104. Teeth, 159. 168, their tenderness, 104. Teeth set on edge by harsh sounds, the cause, 162, sinews in them, the cause of their pain, not the marrow. 168, their several kinds, ib. their difference in several creatures, ib. horned beasts have no upper teeth, ib. Tooth, the mark of horses' age, ib. at what age they come forth in men, ib. what things hurt them. 169, chiefest considerations about the teeth,
ib. restitution of teeth in age, ib. whether it may be done
or no, ib.
Telesius, the reviver of Parmenides, and the best of the
Temperance the proper virtue of prosperity, i. 264.
Temple, Mr. William, some account of him, ii. 30.
Tensile bodies, i. 181, difference between fibrous and
where a tenure once created is afterwards extinct, ib. several instances of what are tenures in capite, ib. of a rent or seigniory when judged in esse, 626, in what cases they are revived, 627, a speech to desire liberty of the king to compound for them, 484, they have regard to
Themistocles reprimands an ambassador, 321. Vide
abroad, i. 283, his arrogant commendations of himse 284, drove Xerxes out of Greece by a report, 309. Theodosius promised nothing if it was unjust, i. 321. Thistle-down, flying in the air, foreshoweth wind, i 13 Thomas Aquinas, his definition of a just cause of #2 i. 535.
Thomas, Valentine, accuses the king of Scots, i note +.
Thorns, plants that have them, i. 145.
Thucydides, what he says of the war of Peloponnes
Tensure, i. 83.
Tenure of land, what is meant thereby, i. 577, in capite,
Tipping, Sir George, ii. 202.
is any uncertainty of tenure by common law, it shall be Titillation, i. 170, the cause of it, ib. induceth laug' ing. r.
tenure in capite, 625, where the tenure reserved is re
of the nostrils, causeth sneezing, ib.
pugnant to law, or impossible, it is the same, ib. so also Titus, eldest son of Vespasian, i. 321, dissuades the tr
Terra Lemnia, i. 162.
Terra sigillata communis, i. 162.
Thales, his monopoly of olives, i. 157, his stricture upon
Thunder, i. 176. Thunders, whether greatest the
of the moon, 189.
Thwaites, Sir Thomas, conspires in favour of Perkin, 75%.
Timber tree, when standing, is part of the inheritan
well as the soil itself, this point argued, i. 617, the sa more fully discussed, ib. so it is also when severed. several authorities produced to show that the proper of them belongs to the lessee, 619, these authorities. bated and confuted, ib. &c. the felling thereof supp to be ad exhæredationem, 617, cases wherein the less may fell, 619, the statute of Gloucester relating to the explained, 620.
Time and heat in many instances work the like effects
Time, the measure of business, as money is of wares, i
upon urine, 323.
Toadstool, its dimension and place of growth, i. 144. Tobacco relieves weariness, i. 166, 167. English toben. how it may be mended, 184, comforteth the spirits a
discharges weariness, 193.
long to the prerogative by ancient common law, ib. the nature of them much altered, 485, cases of wardship,
considerations of honour, conscience, and profit, ib. be- Tones, why less apt to procure sleep than sounds, i. 9.
Tongue, showeth inward diseases, i. 159.
where there was nothing of them, ib. See Case, Lowe's Tortosa, cardinal, preceptor to Charles V. made pope.
750, son of a dutch brewer, ib.
Tenures of several kinds, i. 579.
Terebration of trees, i. 136.
Terentius, a Roman knight, his behaviour and saying when
Tough bodies, i. 179. Toughness, its cause, 181.
licence, i. 685.
he was accused of intimacy with Sejanus, ii. 61 note *. Terminor, the nature of his estate, i. 617, inferences re
Tourne, sheriff's court so called, and why, i. 651. jars
tion of it, ib.
lating to the inheritance of timber trecs drawn from Towerson, Mr. merchant of London, brother to capt
Gabriel Towerson, one of the English put to death
Amboyna, ii. 179 note †.
Trade at home layeth a foundation of foreign tra 517, encouraging tillage may spare for transportati Traffic was very flourishing under queen Elizabeth.
Theft, a property gained that way, how it may sometimes
bar the right of the owner, i. 586, and robberies, how to Trajan, what was said of him by Tacitus, i. 489.
be punished, 676.
Tramontanes not relished in Italy, i. 756.
ansmission of water through earth, it is material whether | Trust, what it is defined to be, i. 599, special trust, in triseth or falleth, i. 83.
what cases lawful or not so, ib.
Truths, theological, philosophical, and political, i. 261,
ansmission of immateriate virtues, whether any, i. 190.
eason, several cases wherein a man becomes guilty of it,
ebisond, honey made there from the box tree, that makes T nen mad, i. 182.
ees planted warm, i. 131, housing of them, 132, heap of lint laid at the bottom helpeth their growth, 133, shakng hurteth a tree at first setting, afterwards not, ib. cutting away suckers helpeth them, ib. how to plant a tree that may grow fair in one year, ib. helped by boring hole through the heart of the stock, ib. and 135, by slitting the roots, 133, by spreading them upon the wall, io. by plucking off some leaves, 134, by digging yearly about the roots, ib. by applying new mould, ib. by removing to better earth, ib. by slicing their bark, ib. in some kinds by shade, ib. by setting the kernels or stones in a squill growing, 135, helped by pulling off some blossoms, ib. by several applications to the roots, 135, 136, by letting them blood, 136, grow best fenced from sun and wind, 137, causes of their barrenness, ib. Tree blown up by the roots and replaced proved fruitful, 134, trial of watering a tree with warm water, 135. Trees that grow best without grafting, ib. fruit-tree grafted upon a moister stock will grow larger, ib. Trees removed, to be coasted as before, 136, lower boughs bring the bigger fruit, 134, 153. Trees apparelled with flowers, 140, forming of trees into several shapes, 141, transmutation of trees and plants, 142, six designations thereof, 143. Trees in coppice-woods grow more tall and straight, whence, ib. Trees full of heat grow tall, why, ib. how to dwarf trees, ib. Trees that are winders, ib. Trees moister yield less moss, why, 144. Trees in clay ground apt to gather moss, whence, ib. Trees hide-bound bring forth moss, ib. Trees that ripen latest blossom earliest, 147. Trees that last longest, namely, the largest of body, such as bring mast or nuts, such as bring forth leaves late, and shed them late, such as are often cut, 147. Trees with scattered boughs, 148, with upright boughs, whence, ib. Tree, Indian, with leaves of great largeness, and fruit without stalks, 151. Tree in Persia nourished with salt water, ib. Trees commonly fruitful but each other year, why, 153. Trees bearing best on the lower boughs, others on the higher boughs, whence, ib. some bear best when they are old, others when they are young, whence, ib. soils and places peculiar to them, 155. rees, when young belong to the lessee, when full grown to the lessor, and when set to the lessee again, with the reasons of it, i. 618, it is a fault to say the lessee has a property in the trees, ib. when severed by grant they subsist as a chattel divided, 617, that are wind-falls, to whom they belong, 619. Trefoil swelleth against rain, i. 178.
rembling, whence, i. 163.
Trembling in shadows whence, i. 187.
Trepidation of water hath an affinity with the letter L, i.
Trials, the care of our laws observable in them, i. 606.
Trochisks of vipers much magnified, i. 159, 198.
Twelve tables of Rome, i. 305.
Tyndall, Sir John, killed by John Bertram, ii. 184 note *.
Tyrant, Suarez's distinction of tyrant in title, and in regi-
V and U.
VAGABONDS and gamesters coupled together in the statutes, i. 788.
Vain-glory, essential to soldiers and commanders, i. 303.
Value, what the law intends by it, i. 631.
Vapours metalline very noxious, i. 192.
Vapours which taken outwardly would condense the spirits,
Vatican, i. 297.
Vaughan, lord, ii. 250.
Vegetables rotting upon the ground a good compost, i. 149,
Venus, i. 159, in excess dimmeth the sight, ib. the acts of
Vere, Sir Francis, ascribeth the victory at the battle of
Verge, a charge at the sessions thereof, i. 673, what is
Vermin frighted with the head of a wolf, i. 198.
Verunsel, president of Flanders, i. 773.
Vices, if profitable, the virtuous man the sinner, i. 133.
tion, i. 122.
Vicissitude of things, i. 306, in earth and in the heavens, ib.