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Draft letter from Edward Hyde, April 1660

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MS. Clarendon 71

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[ADDED FROM CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS] (fols. 6b-c) Draft letter from Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, to Henry Bennet, 1660.

Part of the chronological series of Clarendon State Papers, dealing chiefly with English history from 1608 to 1689, with a few earlier and later. The printed Calendar, see introduction, stops at the end of 1657, but is continued in manuscript as far as about 1663. The papers themselves are from almost all parts of the successive Clarendon donations.

Dates

  • April 1660

Extent

376 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Clarendon 71

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. III, no. 16158

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 14 April 1959, lot 420.

Physical Facet

On paper and parchment

Dimensions

Generally 14-14 5/8 × 10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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