service, . and. without. the. usual. formalities. that. were. customary. on. high. festivals, . this. being. one. of. those ... He has the power also of conferring degrees in the several faculties of law, physic, and divinity (though this prerogative is seldom exercised, ... of Canterbury ; having inclosed in it a small sheet of paper, containing a recommendation of the person to be elected, under the kinga#39;s sign manual.
|Title||:||Excursions in the County of Kent|