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Compare 1587 edition: 1 This beyng done, and ſundry ſkirmiſhes had with them that iſſued foorth of the towne a|gaynſte them without, the Regent returned to Sterlyng there to remayne for a ſeaſon.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 In this meane time the Earle of Morton hauing certaine ſtuffe come foorth of Englande by ſea, and brought to lande at Leith, ſente the Laird of Carmichell with his houſeholde ſer|uants, and twoo hundred ſhotte,The laird of Carmichell. to fetche the ſame from thence vnto Dalkith, bryng a fiue myles diſtant from Leith. At theyr returne with the ſtuffe, they were ſet vpon by the Earle of Huntley, and the Lorde Hume, who iſſued out of Edenburgh with their power, ſo that be|twixte them there was a very hoate ſkirmiſhe,The Erle of Huntley and Lord Hume put to flight. but in the ende the Earle of Huntley, and the Lord Hume were conſtreyned to flee, and were purſued by Carmichell and his company euen vnto the gates of Edenburgh, ſome of theyr menne beyng ſlayne and other taken pryſo|ners.

Compare 1587 edition: 1 2 For reuenge of which ouerthrow, ſhortly af|ter the Earle of Huntley, and Claude Hamil|ton with theyr forces marched from Edẽburgh to Dalketh, purpoſing to haue ſpoiled the town, but the Earle of Morton hauing knowledge of theyr intention and commyng, ſallyed foorth of Dalketh with the power whiche hee had there with hym, although not comparable in num|ber to his aduerſaries and meetyng them in the field, there was a ſharp ſkyrmiſh betwixt them, and many hurte on bothe parties, but in the ende the Earle of Morton was put to the worſe,The Erle of Morton put to the worſe. fourtie or more of his menne beyng taken pry|ſoners, and the cauſe was for that his footemen were to foreworde, wanting help of their horſe|men that ſhould haue ſuccoured them.

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