signory


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If a prince of Eldorado should come, with a pedigree of lineal descent from some signory in the moon in one hand, & a ticket of good-behaviour from the nearest Independent chapel, in the other'?
does not work because children born later by another father and nor by Girolamo Riaria would have had no right to the Signory of Forli; 196, n.
He created a considerable stir with his playing at court, as is recorded in well-known correspondence from Sebastian Guistinian to the Signory in Venice.