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referencedIn Vol. CCCXXII (ff. 202). A series of narratives and open letters by the Duchess, chiefly describing episodes in her own and her family's loss of royal favour; [1709?]-[1712?], with a few later additions. Autograph and copies, mostly by or dictated to ..., 1709-1712 British Library
referencedIn Johnsonian Miscellanies, extra-illustrated, 1538-1900 (inclusive);, 1738-1866 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf PRESENTMENTS of the jurors at the Leet and Law-day for the Guildable Manor in Southwark, 20 Oct. 1659; with the names of the officers for the year ensuing. Followed (f. 17) by the 'generall orders, ordinances and bylawes' made by the Court, with the ..., 1659 British Library
referencedIn Vol. VI. (ff. 235). 1703-1759. 1. T[homas] M[adox], antiquary, to Edward Floyde [Lhwyd], "at the Museum in Oxford," ending "There is nobody yet appointed Keeper of the Cotton-Library, nor any salary settled on that place,"; London, 18 Feb. 1702 [3]. ... British Library
referencedIn (ff. 490). Vol. VI. CORRESPONDENCE of Lord Strafford, as Ambassador at the Hague, chiefly with William Bromley, Secretary of State; interspersed with his correspondence, as First Commissioner of the Admiralty; Jan.-Nov. 1714. Followed, at f. 436, by ... British Library
creatorOf BLAKENEY COLLECTION. Vol. XV. Miscellaneous letters and state papers; 1685-1827. Partly copies and printed. Partly French and Italian. Some are addressed to members of the Townshend family; others were acquired by Blakeney from Sotheby's, 4 April 195..., 1685-1827 British Library
referencedIn (ff. 404). Vol. V. FURTHER correspondence of Lord Strafford and Dr. John Robinson, Plenipotentiaries at Utrecht, with Lord Bolingbroke and William Bromley, Secretaries of State; interspersed with farther correspondence of Lord Strafford as First Comm... British Library
referencedIn TOWNSHEND PAPERS Vol. XVI (ff. 286). Miscellaneous correspondence and papers. The contents are: 1. Letters to George Compton, 4th Earl of Northampton, from his son James [5th Earl, 1727], and his tutor Dr. James Hay, on a tour in the Netherlands, Ger... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. i + 214). (a) Papers relating to the "European Magazine," with details respecting the Handel Commemoration, 1784-1787. ff. 59 b-100; (b) Facsimile of Milton's assignment of "Paradise Lost" to S. Symons, 1667. The original is Add. MS. 1886... British Library
creatorOf REGISTER of benefices and ecclesiastical preferments granted by Bulstrode Whitelocke, Richard Keeble, and John Lisle, Lords Commissioners of the Great Seal of England; 27 Oct. 1649-6 Apr. 1654. At the beginning (f. 1) is a copy of a petition from Tim... British Library
referencedIn BLENHEIM PAPERS. Vol. CCCCXLVII (ff.265). Diplomatic correspondence and papers; 1711-1722. Partly French, Italian, Spanish and German. Partly drafts and copies. Followed (ff. 231-265b) by letters from Louis Renard, intelligence agent at Amsterdam; 17..., 1711-1722 British Library
creatorOf "EXCERPTA quædam per A. W. Adolescentem:" extracts from historical and dramatic works, with a few observations, in the handwriting of Abraham Wright, of St. John's College, Oxford, Vicar of Okeham, co. Rutland, and author of some works on theology, e..., 17th century British Library
creatorOf Bromley, William. William Bromley and Edwin Sandys collection, 1754-1756. Library of Congress
creatorOf Bromley-Davenport Manuscripts, 17th century-18th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCLXXIV (ff. 204). Bef. 1677-1709.includes:f. 1 Elizabeth Graydon, milliner: Letter to Duchess of Marlborough: 1694.ff. [1-5b?], 10 Mary Parker, née Fortrey; wife of Sir P Parker, 2nd Baronet: Letters to Duchess of Marlborough: bef. 1677-be... British Library
referencedIn GRAVES PAPERS. Papers of Henry Graves & Co., printsellers and publishers, of 6 Pall Mall, London, comprising signed memoranda of agreements with painters and engravers, and some related correspondence and receipts; 1827-1885. During the period covere..., 1827-1885 British Library
creatorOf E. A. Goodall Papers. Vol. v. ‘Rules of the Graphic Club, instituted January 1807’; 1807-1862. Contains rules and regulations, minutes of some meetings, and signatures of artists and engravers who were members.Edward Scriven, engraver: Signature: 1..., 1807-1862 British Library
referencedIn Sir Robert Sutton, KB; Ambassador to Turkey: Letters to, from S. Clement: 1712-1714.Simon Clement, pamphleteer; Secretary of Embassy at Vienna: Register of his letters: 1712-1714.includes:ff. 3, 5, 6, 7, 9 b, 12, 83 b, 87 b, 88, 89, 91 b Charles Wh... British Library
creatorOf EARLY PAGET (UXBRIDGE) PAPERS: letters to William Paget, 7th Baron Paget, and Henry Paget, 8th Baron Paget and 1st Earl of Uxbridge, together with letters and papers mostly relating to Spark Molesworth, third son of Sir John Molesworth, Bart., of Pen..., 1690-1739 British Library
creatorOf 'COPIES of Docquets of all grants of lands, mony, woods and other revenue of the Crown passed the Privy Seal between the 5th Novr. 1688 and the fourth of March, 1701[2].'Paper; ff. i, 280. Early XVIII cent. Vellum binding, tooled. Bookplate of arms o... British Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library
referencedIn OFFICIAL LETTERs and despatches from Secretaries of State, and others, addressed to Henry Worsley (second son of Sir Robert Worsley, Bart.), during his Embassy at the Court of Portugal, from 1714 to 1722 ; arranged as follows:-Letter from William Bro..., 1714-1722 British Library
referencedIn Johnsoniana; or, Supplement to Boswell: being anecdotes and sayings of Dr. Johnson, extra-illustrated, 1668-1866 (inclusive);, 1738-1836 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn HANOVER PAPERS. Vol. VI. (ff. 553). 1/12 May, 1714 -25 Dec./6 Jan. 1714/15. The writers are:-J[oseph]Addison,[Secretary to the Lords Justices]; St. James's, 4, 11 Sept. Engl. ff. 419, 445. [Arthur Annesly, 5th Earl of] Anglesey, to the Electress Soph... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II.Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford 1640: Despatches to, as Plenipotentiary at Utrecht, from Secretaries of State: 1711-1713.Utrecht, the Netherlands: Despatches from Secretaries, of State to the English Plenipotentiaries for the Peace of... British Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn WARRANT under the sign-manual of Queen Anne, countersigned by [Robert Harley, Earl of] Oxford, Lord High Treasurer, for the manufacture and distribution of 812 gold medals, to commemorate the peace of Utrecht; dated 14 July, 1713. With a list of the ... British Library
creatorOf REPORTS of law cases 1694-1716, by James Wright [b. about 1644, d. 1717], of the Middle Temple, son of the Rev. Abraham Wright [see preceding volume], and author of "Antiquities of Rutland" (Lond. 1684-1714). Two volumes. Paper. At the beginning of e..., 1694-1716 British Library
creatorOf EXTRACTS and copies of correspondence between [John Churchill], Duke of Marlborough, and [Charles Townshend], Viscount Townshend, English plenipotentiaries at the Hague, and Henry Boyle, Principal Secretary of State; 8 May 1709-21 July 1710. Included... British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE AND PAPERS of the Harley family, supplementary to the great collection of Harley papers at Welbeck Abbey calendared by the Historical MSS. Commission in vols. iii-vi of the Duke of Portland's MSS., 1894-1901, viz.:-1. Eighteen letters..., 17th century-18th century British Library
referencedIn HANOVER PAPERS. Vol. V. (ff. 517). 1/12 Jan. -13.April/11.May, 1714. The writers are:-R-A-, of London, to Baron Bothmer ; London, 27 April. Fr. transl. f. 427. [Franz Caspar von] Bothmer; Hague, 13 Jan.-8 May. ff. 5, 7, 20, 31, 43, 47, 53, 55, 78, ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. (ff. 218). 10 March, 1713-14 Jan. 174. 1. Joseph Addison, Secretary to the Lords Justices, to J. Robethon; St. James', 4, 11 Sept. 1714. Copies. ff. 174, 176. 2. J[acob] Banckes [Jun., of Milton Abbas, co. Dorset], to Sir Will. Wyndham, 3rd ... British Library
creatorOf PORTLAND PAPERS. Vol. CCLXXXVII (29/310). Letters to Robert Harley; 1704-1718. 1. From William Bromley; 1708-1718. 2. From Erasmus Lewis; 1704-1712.Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford: Correspondence and papers: late 17th cent.-1724.includes:art. 1 W..., 1704-1718 British Library
referencedIn COPIES of correspondence between the Lords Plenipotentiary for negotiating the Peace of Utrecht [John Robinson, Bishop of Bristol, and Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford] and the English Secretaries of State [Henry St. John, Viscount Bolingbroke, Wi..., 1711-1714 British Library
referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. I.includes:f. 4 Mary Dewbery: Letter to Lady Isham: 1709. f. 5 Humphrey Hovell: Letter to E. Isham: 1711. f. 10 Robert Gould, Rector of Lamport: Letter to E. Isham: 1715. f. 12 Edward Theobald: Letter to: 1717. f. 17 Sir John Willes, Attorne..., 1708-1809 British Library
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associatedWith Croker, John Wilson, 1780-1857 person
associatedWith Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903 person
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associatedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Sandys, Edwin. person
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Utrecht, the Netherlands
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London, England
Minorca, Spain
Canterbury, Province of, Kent
Roschach, Switzerland
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Netherlands, Europe
Utrecht, the Netherlands
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Netherlands, Europe
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