Folger call number: V.a.321, fol. 33v-34r
Folger holdings ID: 281777
According to Cokayne's Complete peerage, both men were drowned in 1585 after capture by pirates, but rumors of their captivity in Algiers survived until ca. 1600, despite their wives remarriage
A seventeenth-century letter-book : a facsimile edition of Folger MS. V.a. 321 / with transcript, annotation, and commentary by A.R. Braunmuller. Newark : University of Delaware Press, c1983, no. 53
Also known as
subject: Oliphant, Lawrence, -1585?
subject: Douglas, Robert, -1585?
subject: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
subject: Mohammed III, Sultan of the Turks, -1603
correspondent: Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603
correspondent: Mohammed III, Sultan of the Turks, -1603