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Conway, Edward Conway Viscount approximately 1564-1631

Overview
Works: 8 works in 8 publications in 2 languages and 9 library holdings
Genres: Manuscripts 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Edward Conway Conway
Definitions and problems of geometry by Edmund Gentil by Edmund Gentil( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscript in two sections: "Difinitions in the arte of Geometrie in Nomber 44. necessarie to be perfectlie vnderstoode of all martialistes that haue com[m]and" (leaves 1-7) followed by "Probleames or Rules of Practise in the Arte of Geometrie in Nomber 36" (leaves 8-27). Gentil introduces the value of the content for a military commander: "yt will sufficiently Illuminate the minde to vnderstand anie Aucthour that writeth either of Millitarie Discipline or Architecture: two especiall Pointes fytt for a Commander which when he shall haue attained shall well [per]ceaue how naked such be as want the knowledge though they haue the Chardge" (leaf [iii]v)
Albuminscriptie by Edward Conway Conway( )

1 edition published in 1609 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter signed from the Privy Council by England and Wales( )

1 edition published in 1625 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains fragment of a letter with names only of Jo. Lincoln, J. Ley, Arundell and Surrey, Pembroke Montgomery and E. Conwey
Copy of letter from Isaac Wake, Venice, to Sir Edward Conway, January 17, 1625 by Isaac Wake( )

1 edition published in 1625 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A detailed account of Wake's meetings with the newly elected Doge of Venice, Giovanni Cornaro, at which he explained England's policy towards Spain and desire for peace in Germany and the Palatinate. The Doge responded "being well assured that He hath no Intention to innovate any thing in matter of Religion, they will be ever ready to contribute what may be within the Compass of their Power & Abilities towards the procuring of a good Peace, & the securing of the publick Liberty."
 
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Alternative Names
Conway, E. (Edward), approximately 1564-1631

Conway, Edward Conway, Viscount, ca. 1564-1631

Killultagh, Edward Conway, Viscount, approximately 1564-1631

Languages
English (7)

Latin (1)