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ANTIQUARIAN, TOPOGRAPHICAL, DESCRIPTIVE,
EDWARD WEDLAKE BRAYLEY,
F.S.A. M.R.S.L. &c. &c.
“ The Man who stood on the Acropolis,
Or seen Tombuctoo, or hath taken tea
Or sat amidst the bricks of Nineveh,
IN FOUR VOLUMES.
of Felons..Custom of collecting Charity for the City
Mode of Proclaiming St. Bartholomew Fair in 1741.
queathed to the Black Friars.. Sold to Walter
Gray, Archbishop of York, and made the Archiepis-
copal Palace of that see.. Splendid establishment
and pompous living of Cardinal Wolsey at York Place.
.. Wolsey's disgrace and retirement to Asber.. York
Place occupied by King Henry VIII., who erects
additional buildings there, and annexes the whole,
together with St. James's Park, to his ancient Pa-
lace of Westminster.... Marriage of that Sovereign
with Anne Boleyn, at York Place.. Early occurrence
of the appellation Whitehall. . Henry reviews a
grand muster of armed Citizens from the Gate-house.
..His death. . Splendour of Whitehall in Queen
Elizabeth's reiga..Erection of a Banquetting House
for the Entertainment of a French Embassy in 1581
.. Gorgeous Triumph in the Tilt-yard. Hentzner's
Account of Whiteball in 1598.. Anecdotes and De-
cease of Queen Elizabeth. . Diversions at Whiteball
in the reigns of James I. and Charles I. .Masque of
“Black nesse.”.. Marriage of the Princess Elizabeth
.. Designs for a new Palace by Inigo Jones. . Ban-
quetting-house. ,Ordinances for selling the Pictures