The case has been much debated by pursuivants and kings-of-arms.
The Queen's pursuivants were on their way to do what the justices of Truro refused to do.
The pursuivants, she said, were come to seek for Mistress Ward.
The pursuivants answered that which in truth was his designation.
Two heralds and six pursuivants had charge of each of these entries.
By keeping out of Goa, they could easily elude the pursuivants.
The four Pursuivants make use of the badges from which they derive their titles.
No heralds, no pursuivants, no men-at-arms, could control them.
That I would not tell them; let them find that out with their pursuivants and that crew.
But alas, we hear too little of these gentlemen in their capacity as publishers' pursuivants.