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Context of A speech made before the Lords in the Vpper Hovse of Parliament in Ireland, by Captaine Avdley Mervin, March the 4th, 1640 [i.e. 1641] : at the impeachment of Sir Richard Bolton knight, L. Chancellour, Iohn L., Bishop of Derry, Sir Gerrard Lowther, knight, Lo. Chiefe Justice of His Majesties Court of Common Pleas, and Sir George Ratcliffe, knight, of high-treason by the knights, citizens, and burgesses of the Commons House of Parliament : with the articles against them, and a schedule of those grievances of that kingdome, which were voted in the Lords House, this 18 of February, 1640 [i.e. 1641]