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The Book of Sports

By the King. Whereas upon Our returne the last yeere out of Scotland,2 Wee did publish Our pleasure touching the recreations of Our people in those parts under Our hand: For some causes Us thereunto mooving, We have thought good to command these Our directions then given in Lancashire with a few words thereunto added, and most appliable to these parts of Our Realmes, to be published to all Our Subjects.