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hereof to be restrained alienating or demising any part, iii. 328,
charges of this plantation should be considered first by experi-
enced men, ibid. considerations touching the reducing thereof to
peace and government, v. 264, all relics of the war there to be
extinguished, ibid. the hearts of the people to be won over, and
by what methods, v. 266, occasions of new troubles to be removed,
v. 268, 269, farther considerations touching the management of
the plantations and buildings there, v. 269, 270, safety of it re-
vi. 362, 363
Irish rebel, his petition to be hanged in a with,
ii. 349
Iron, hot, sounds less than cold, i. 313. Iron sharpens iron, how

ii. 380

Iron instruments hurtful for wounds, i. 520, whether it can be in-
corporated with flint, ii. 187, may be dissolved by common water,
if calcified with sulphur,
beter og musii. 205
Isabella, queen, what she said of good forms, ii. 377, see v. 85, an
honour to her sex and times, dies, v. 173. See Ferdinando.
Islanders bodies,

Isocrates long-lived, waliolex

i. 384.

Israel and Judah united under David, iii. 266, they again separate,

and so continue,

Italy, the state of affairs there considered,

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iii. 56

Judges of assize, their origin, iv. 91, they succeed the ancient judges
in eyre,

iv. 92

Judges of the circuits sit by five commissions, which are reckoned up,
with the authority they each give,
Judges of gaol delivery, their manner of proceeding, iv. 93, several
excellent rules relating to the duty of judges, iv. 507, 508, some
directions to them in their circuits, iv. 497, &c. the portraiture and
duty of a good judge, iv. 507, 508, the nature of their authority,

iv. 305

Judges to interpret, not make or give law, ii. 382, should be more
learned than witty, ii. 383, their office extends to their parties,
advocates, clerks, and sovereign, ibid. four branches of their office,
ii. 384, essential qualifications of judges,
ii. 382, 383
Judgment of the last day, ii. 488, no change of things after that,

Judicature, ii. 382, sour and bitter,

Juglers, i. 415, their binding in the imagination, and

ii. 383

inforcing a
ii. 59

Juices of fruit, fit for drinks, i. 458, unfit for them, ibid. the cause

of each,

Julius III.

Julius II. summons Henry VII. to the holy war,
Jura, how many kinds thereof among the Romans,
Jurisdictions of courts without jarring,


ii. 425

v. 159

iii. 265

iii. 441

Juris placita, et juris regulæ, their difference, iv. 50, the Juris regula
are never to be violated, ibid. the placita are to be often, ibid.
Jury, may supply the defect of evidence out of their own knowledge,
but are not compellable thereto, iv. 31, 32, the care of our laws
about them, iv. 184, of the verge, their duty,
iv. 382


Jus in re, et jus in rem, the difference between them stated, iv. 161
Jus connubii, civitatis, suffragii, et petitionis, how these correspond
to our freedoms,
iii. 265
Justice, king James's administration of it commended, iv. 435, em-
ploys the three other cardinal virtues in her service, iv. 447, in
chancery to be administered speedily, the corruption of it com-
plained of, iii. 70, lord Bacon's saying upon the perverting of it,

v. 409

Justices of assize, their authority lessened by the court of common
iv. 91, 92
Justices in eyre, dealt in private matters only, iv. 91, their autho-
rity translated to justices of assize,
Justices of the peace, their origin, iv. 88, they succeed the conserva-
tors, and are delegated to the chancellor, ibid. their authority, iv.
89, are to attend the judges in their county, iv. 97, their office
farther declared, iv. 316, itinerants in Wales, their jurisdiction,
iv. 315, of the quorum, who are so, iv. 316, how called so, ibid.
are appointed by the lord keeper,


Justinian, by commissioners forms the civil law, iv. 368, his saying
upon that work,

Justs and tourneys,

Ivy growing out of a stag's horn, scarce credible,

iv. 378

ii. 347

i. 432


KATHARINE, daughter of Edward IV. married to William.
Courtney, earl of Devonshire,

v. 169

Katharine of Spain, her marriage to prince Arthur, v. 156, made in
blood, ibid. fourth daughter of Ferdinando, king of Spain, v. 162
Kelly, the alchemist,

Kemp, Mr. Robert, a letter from Mr. Bacon to him,

Kendal, prior of St. John's,


ii. 431

vi. 7

v. 127

ii. 67

Kernels of grapes applied to the roots of vines, make them more

early and prosperous, i. 261.
earlier, i. 402, 403, some fruits
kernel than the graft, i. 404.

Kernels put into a squill come up
come up more happily from the
Kernels of apples will produce
i. 404, 405

Kildare, deputy of Ireland, v. 111, seized, acquitted, and replaced,

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vi. 235

vi. 19

vi. 238

Killing of others, the several degrees and manners of it, with the pu-
nishment due to each,

iv. 414
ii. 97, 98, iii. 486

King, a description of one,
King, an essay of one, ii. 393, 394, 395. God doth most for kings,
and they least for him, ii. 393, the fountain of honour, which
should not run with awaste pipe, ii. 394, a prodigal one next a
tyrant, ibid. ought to have five things under his special care, ii.

395, have few things to desire, and many to fear, ii. 296, with
whom they have to deal, ii. 297, the value they set upon friend-
ship, ii. 315, should not side with factions, ii. 376, his proper
title in our laws, iv. 326, ought to be called natural liege sove-
reign, in opposition to rightful or lawful sovereign, ibid. his natu-
ral politic capacity should not be confounded, iv. 348, his natural
person different from those of his subjects, iv. 349, privileges be-
longing to his person and crown, ibid. offences committed against
his person, how punishable, iv. 388, 389. King takes to him
and his heirs, and not to his successors, iv. 350, his natural per-
son operates not only on his wife, &c. but also on his subjects,
ibid. five acts of parliament explained, relating to a distinction
that homage followeth the crown, rather than the person of the
king, iv. 351, perilous consequences of this distinction, ibid. pre-
cedents examined relating to the same, iv. 354, how often he has
other dominions united by descent of blood, ibid. when he ob
tains a country by war, to which he hath right by birth, he holdeth
it by this latter, iv. 356, his person represented in three things,
iv. 388, the great heinousness of conspiring against their lives,
iv. 442, his sovereignty to be held sacred, iii. 371. James I. the
sum of his charge to Sir Francis Bacon, upon delivery of the
great seal to him, iv. 486, enumeration of those kings whose
reigns have been most happy, iii. 48, 49, why they administer by
their judges, when they themselves are supreme judges, ii. 534.
Kings are distinguished in hell, by Menippus in Lucian, only by
their louder cries, &c. ii. 474, there are four ways by which the
death of the king is said to be compassed,

v. 346
iii. 317

Kingdoms, the foundations of them are of two sorts,
King's-bench, first instituted by William the Conqueror, iv.
its jurisdiction, ibid. dealt formerly only in crown matters,

84, 91,

iv. 91

iii. 525, 526

Kinsale taken by the English,
Knighthood, a new order to be erected upon the union of England
and Scotland, iii. 277, to be conferred with some difference and
precedence upon the planting of Ireland,
iii. 323
Knights of the Bath,
v. 105, 106
Knight's-service in capite first instituted, what reservations the con-
queror kept to himself in the institution of this tenure, iv. 102,
tenants by this service vowed homage and fealty to the king, iv./
104, every heir succeeding his ancestors, paid one year's profit
of the land to the king, ibid. it is a tenure, de persona regis, ibid.
tenures held this way cannot be alienated by the tenant without
licence of the king, iv. 105, a tenant to a lord by it, why first
instituted, iv. 106, a tenant to a lord by this service is not such of
the person of the lord, but of his manor,


iii. 143, 146

Knights of the shire were required to be milites gladio cincti, iv. 236
Knowd, his confession relating to Essex's treason,
Knowledge, its limits and ends, ii. 127, impediments,
ii. 135
Knowledge, when indigested, ii. 15, discourse in praise of it, ii. 123
Knowledge ought to be purged of two things,

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v. 207



LACEDÆMONIANS, ii. 436, besieged by the Athenians, ibid.

causes of their wars,


Lake, Sir Thomas, some account of him, v. 361, secretary of state,

vi. 92, 118, sworn of the council of Scotland,

Lake, lady, her submission,

Lamia, the courtesan,

Lambert Simnel, the impostor. See Simnel.

Lamps of sundry sorts, i. 379, 381, burn a long time in tombs, i. 382
Land, the value of it sunk by usury,
ii. 352
Lands, all in England were in the hands of the conqueror, except
religious and church lands, and what belonged to the men of Kent,
iv. 97, left by the sea are the king's, iv. 98, are all holden of the
crown, iv. 102, in what cases only a man is attainted to lose them,
iv. 108, that are entailed, escheat to the king by treason, iv. 110,
when forfeited to the lord, and when to the crown, ibid. not passed
from one to another upon payment of money, unless there be a
deed indented and inrolled, iv. 120, how many ways conveyed,
iv. 117, settle according to the intent of the parties upon fines,
feoffiments, recoveries, ibid. held in capite or socage, can be de-
vised only two parts of the whole, iv. 123, the rest descends to
the heir, and for what uses, ibid. the whole may be conveyed by
act, executed in the life-time of the party, iv. 124, entailed, are
reckoned part of the third, ibid. how a supply is to be made, when
the heir has not the full thirds, ibid. the power of the testator in
this case, iv. 124, 125, no lands are charged by way of tribute,
but all by way of tenure, iv. 234, were by the common law for-
merly not deviseable,

Language, the being of one language a mark of union,
Lanthony, prior of, made chancellor of Ireland,

Lard put to waste taketh away warts,

Larrey, Monsieur de, his history commended,

Lassitude, why remedied by anointing and warm water,

Lasting trees and herbs, i. 440, designation to make plants more.

lasting than ordinary,

Late flowers and plants,

Latimer, bishop, his way to enrich the king,

Latimer, notes on his case,

Laud, Dr. his saying of hypocrites,

i. 454

Laudanum, its nature,

Laughing, a continued expulsion of the breath, i. 493, is always
preceded by a conceit of something ridiculous, i. 494, whence
its several effects proceed,

Laws like cob-webs, ii. 454, tortured, the worst of tortures, ii. 383,
of Henry VII. v. 54, 60, breaches of the law of nature and
nations, iii. 485, 486, of England, second to none in the Christian
iii. 438

Laws penal, Sir Stephen Proctor's project relating to them,
iii. 348, et seq.
Lawgivers much commended, iv. 375, 379, were long after kings,
iv. 326

Laws of England, a proposal for amending them, iv. 363, com-
mended, iv. 366, are made up of customs of several nations, iv.
*365, are not to be altered as to the matter, so much as the manner
of them, iv. 365, the dignity of such a performance, iv. 364, and
the convenience of it, ibid. the inconveniences of our laws, iv.
366, what sort of them want most amending, ibid. a good direc
tion concerning any doubts that happen in the law, ibid. whether
the form of statute or common law be best, iv. 369, the ad-
vantage of good laws, iv. 375, ours commended as to the matter
of them, iv. 379, the civilians saying, that law intends no wrong,
iv. 26, whether a man may not control the intendment of the law
by particular express words, iv. 67, the use of law, which con-
sists in three things chiefly-to secure mens persons from death
and violence, to dispose the property of their goods and lands,
and for the preservation of their good names from shame and in-
defamy, iv. 82, very much favour life, liberty, and dower, iv. 186,
845, what effects they have upon the king, iv. 325, they operate
in foreign parts, iv. 331, are not super-induced upon any country
by conquest, iv. 340, all national ones that abridge the law of na-
ture, are to be construed strictly, iv. 345, of England and Scot-
land are diverse and several, this is urged as an objection against
the naturalization of the Scots, and answered, iv. 339, 344, are
rather figura reipublicæ than forma, iii. 298, our common laws are
not in force in Guernsey and Jersey, ibid. statute ones are not in
force in Ireland, ibid. do not alter the nature of climates, iii. 299,
the wisdom of them in the distribution of benefits and protections
suitable to the conditions of persons, iii. 300, &c. a review of our
laws much recommended, 311, those of Scotland have the same
O ground as of England, iii. 310, in general, may be divided into
three kinds, iii. 265, how they are to be ordered upon the union of
CEngland and Scotland, iii. 280, 281, are divided into criminal

and civil, iii. 281, criminal ones are divided into capital and pe-
anal, ibid. were well maintained by king James, iv. 436, the rigour
of them complained of by foreigners, relating to traffic, iii. 338,
of nations, not to be violated by wars, iii. 40, of God, obscurely
Ce known by the light of nature, but more fully discovered by revela-
* tion, ii. 484. See Case.

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Lawsuits, most frequent in times of peace, with the reason of it,


iv. 7

*Lawyers and popes, ii. 432, the study of lawyers' cases recommend-
wed, ii, 375. Lawyers and clergymen more obsequious to their
*prince in employments, v. 189, civil lawyers should not be dis-
bidi countenanced,
ette la ereziji. 444
Lead will multiply and grow, i 524, an observation on mixing it
bus with silver, wel sdr to eadasend (08 10 v IIV 1,625, }. 197
Leagues Within the state pernicious to monarchies, ii. 376. League
28 with the Hollanders for mutual strength,
blogii. 452
Leaning long upon any part, why it causeth numbness, i. 499

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