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An anonymous translation of Montesquieu, 'Persian Letters', apparently differing from published translations, with some alterations, 18th century

MS. Eng. misc. e. 1637
Held at the Weston Library

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  • Creation: 18th century


210 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. e. 1637

Custodial History

'This MS came from the famous Phillips [sic] collection of MSS', note, not in Shackleton’s hand, on pastedown; no other indication that it was owned by Sir Thomas Phillipps; book-label of Shackleton.

Physical Facet

20th-century half vellum

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom