The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.1209  Thursday, 1 July 1999.

From:           Peter Berek <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Wednesday, 30 Jun 1999 12:29:42 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: 10.1038 Topcliffe, Ruy Lopez
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.1038 Topcliffe, Ruy Lopez

Here is a list of materials on Doctor Roderigo Lopez which will give a
good sense of the controversy over his alleged conspiracy to murder the
Queen and of the evidence upon which that controversy is based.

Bacon, Francis.  Works.   Edited James Spedding, Robert Leslie Ellis,
and Douglas Denon Heath.    Vol. VI.  London: Longmans and Co. et. al.,
1858; Vol. VIII. London: Longmans and Co.     et al., 1862.

Dimock, Arthur.  "The Conspiracy of Dr. Lopez."  English Historical
Review 9 (July 1894): 440-     472.

Gwyer, John. "The Case of Dr. Lopez." Transactions of the Jewish
Historical Society of England   16 (1952): 163-184.

Hume, Major Martin.  "The So-Called Conspiracy of Dr. Ruy Lopez."
Transactions of the Jewish Historical Society of England [6] (1912):

Katz, David S.  The Jews in the History of England, 1485-1850.  Oxford:
The Clarendon Press,    1994.

Marcham, Frank, ed.  Lopez the Jew, executed 1594, An Opinion by Gabriel
Harvey. Harrow  Weald, Middlesex, 1927.

Roth, Cecil.  A History of the Jews in England. 3rd ed. Oxford: The
Clarendon Press, 1964.

A True Report of Sundry Horrible Conspiracies Of Late Time Detected to
Have (By Barbarous Murders) Taken Away the Life of the Queenes Most
Excellent Majestie. London:     Printed by Charles Yetswiert, Esq.,

Wolf, Lucien. "Jews in Tudor  England" In Essays in Jewish History,
73-90. London: Jewish  Historical Society of England, 1934.

I hope this is of use.

                                Peter Berek

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