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SCENE III. - Christopher Marlowe, The Works of Christopher Marlowe, vol. 2 
The Works of Christopher Marlowe, ed. A.H. Bullen (London: John C. Nimmo, 1885). Vol. 2.
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[Spencer reads the letter.]
“My duty to your honour premised, &c., I have, according to instructions in that behalf, dealt with the King of France his lords, and effected, that the queen, all discontented and discomforted, is gone. Whither, if you ask, with Sir John of Hainault, brother to the marquis, into Flanders with them are gone Lord Edmund, and the Lord Mortimer, having in their company divers of your nation, and others; and, as constant report goeth, they intend to give King Edward battle in England, sooner than he can look for them: this is all the news of import.
Your honour's in all service, Levune.”36
Scene: the royal palace, London.
Old eds. “Matr.” and “Matreuis.”—The elder Spencer is a muia persona. Mr. Fleay, who ousts him altogether from this scene, observes “There is no hint of Old Spencer being on the stage after the third act,”—strangely forgetting that he is introduced in the fifth scene of the present act.
Old eds. “Matr.”
So ed. 1598.—Eds. 1612, 1622, “not long ago.”
Old eds. “Isabell.”
Cf. Romeo and Juliet, iii. 2:—“Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds,” &c.