APPENDIX: THE EXTANT POETRY OF ADAM KING

AD LECTOREM EPIGRAMMA [12 ll]  prefixed to Ane Catechisme
spaceror schort institution of Christian Religion ... compyled be the Godlie
spacer and lerned father Peter Canisius Doctour of Theologie
(Paris, 1588)
AD IACOBUM SEXTUM SCOTORUM REGEM,  a nefaria
spacer Fratrum Ruvenorum Coniuratione, divinitus servatum, SOTERIA,
spacerappended to De execrabili et nefanda Fratrum Ruvenorum... Coniuratio
spacer (Edinburgh, 1601)
IN IACOBUM SEXTUM SCOTORUM REGEM, ANGLIAE,
spacer FRANCIAE ET HIBERNIAE CORONA, IURE HAEREDITARIO
spacer DONATUM... PANEGYRI
S (Edinburgh, 1603)
AD IACOBVM VI Magnae Britanniae, Franciae et Hyberniae Monarcham
spacer in Scotiam redeuntem EPIBATERION 
(Edinburgh, 1617)

Edinburgh University Library MS Dk.7.29

1st part
On separate, different, paper, in late secretary hand, and separately foliated, contains King’s edition and completion of Buchanan,  De Sphaera
Fol.1  Prose dedication to Charles, Prince of Wales
Fol. 3v Ad eundem Principem Epigramma   [12 ll]
Fol. 4v  Letter of thanks from Alexander Seton
Fol. 5r - v An epigram by Patrick Sands and three by Alexander Hume


2nd part

Adami Regii Syluae siue Poemata Varia

Fol. 1 [sic, i.e. 1a] Prose dedication to Alexander Seton
Fol. 1    GENETHLIACON  IESU CHRISTI
Fol. 10v   EMBLEMATIS IN COLLEGIO Lexouaeo Lutetiae Anno 1587
spacer Propositi Interpretatio
[49 ll.]
Fol. 11r  AD SENATVUM PARISINVUM QUERELA  [45 ll]
Fol. 11r  IOANNIS HAMILTONII In Rectorem Academiae Parisinae,
spacer Inauguratio
  [105 ll]
Fol. 12r   AD IACOBVM VI SCOTORUM REGEM... SOTERIA
spacer [MS version has 137 ll]

Fol. 14v  PANEGYRIS IN IACOBI VI SCOTORUM REGIS IN
spacer ANGLIAE ET HIBERNIAE REGNA HAEREDITARIA
spacer SUCCESSIONE 
[241 ll]
Fol. 17v   EPIBATERION AD REGEM IN SCOTIAM REDEUNTEM [241 ll]
Fol. 18v  VOTIVAE PECCATORIS LACHRYMAE [113 ll]
Fol. 19v  DESIDERIUM PATRIAE CAELESTIS  [105 ll]

Of King’s poems, the following appear in Delitiae Poetarum Scotorum (Amsterdam, 1637), vol.ii:

GENETHLIACON  IESU CHRISTI  201-206
PASSIO IESU CHRISTI  206-214
TRIUMPHUS IESU CHRISTI  215--223
QUERELA AD SENATVUM PARISINVUM  223
IOANNIS HAMILTONII In Rectorem Academiae Parisinae,
spacerInauguratio
224-27
PANEGYRIS IN IACOBI VI SCOTORUM REGIS IN ANGLIAE ET
spacer HIBERNIAE REGNA HAEREDITARIA SUCCESSIONE 
227- 32
EPIBATERION AD REGEM IN SCOTIAM REDEUNTEM 233 -36
LIBRI QUARTI SPHAERAE A GEORGIO BUCHANANO NON
spacer ABSOLUTI SUPPLEMENTUM
  236-251
LIBRI QUINTI A POETA NON ABSOLUTI SUPPLEMENTUM 
spacer 252-54