Catalog of the library of Philip Yorke, third Earl of Hardwicke, describing a collection of pamphlets at his London residence : [manuscript], ca. 1812.

ArchivalResource

Hardwicke, Philip Yorke, Earl of, 1757-1834. Catalog of the library of Philip Yorke, third Earl of Hardwicke, describing a collection of pamphlets at his London residence : [manuscript], ca. 1812.

Catalog of the library of Philip Yorke, third Earl of Hardwicke, describing a collection of pamphlets at his London residence : [manuscript], ca. 1812.

Detailed manuscript catalogue, written in a single old hand, of an extensive aristocratic pamphlet collection. Catalog comprises descriptions of 371 volumes collecting pamphlets on various topics. Begins with a numbered series of 122 volumes with pamphlets from the period 1779-1812, divided by subject in rough chronological order; thereafter the catalog is largely retrospective, with material mainly from the 18th century but including items from the 16th and 17th centuries. Tracts cataloged discuss politics, government, economics, the American Revolution, Ireland, Edmund Burke, reform, poor laws, slavery, the Regency, the French Revolution, and Catholic emancipation.

[204] p. ; 35 cm.

Related Constellations

There are 1 Constellations related to this resource.

Hardwicke, Philip Yorke, Earl of, 1757-1834

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ng4t3b (person)

Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Wimpole Hall, near Royston, to Captain Ridge, 1800 Aug. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270506225 From the description of Autograph letter signed, 1794 April 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270498072 The pamphlets were accumulated over the course of a century, evidently by Philip Yorke, the first Earl of Hardwicke (1690-1764); his eldest son, Philip Yorke, the second Earl of Hardwick...