CHARLES I (1600-1649), King of England, Scotland and Ireland. Document signed (at head, 'Charles R'), Whitehall, 7 November 1628, granting a commission to Viscount Duplin, the Earl of Mar, the Earl of Haddington and Sir James Baillie or any two of them for regulating taxation in Scotland, with the brief 'To compone with all and whatsoever persone or persones conceillers and upgevares of wrangous inventar[ies] of their lent moneyis to defraud yo[u]r ma[jes]tie of the extraordinary taxation granted to your late deare father in August 1621', one page, folio (browned).
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