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Correspondence,, 1730-75

MS. Eng. d. 3829

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letters to Elizabeth Harcourt, Viscountess Harcourt, from:

  1. (fols. 1-12) Walter Bowman concerning the grand tour of her step-grandson Simon Harcourt (later 1st Earl Harcourt), Oct. 1730-Aug. 1734

letters from Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt, to:

  1. (fols. 13-58) his unidentified sister, Feb. 1731-June 1741
  2. (fols. 59-60) his brother-in-law George Venables-Vernon, Nov. 1747
  3. (fols. 61-2) his wife Rebecca Harcourt, Countess Harcourt, concerning the final illness of Queen Caroline,1737
  4. (fols. 63-4) to W.L. concerning taxes on the Bampton and Yelford estates, 1756
  5. (fols. 74-5) his sister Martha Venables-Vernon, Lady Vernon, July 1775

letters to George Simon Harcourt, Viscount Nuneham, from:

  1. (fols. 76-174) his mother Rebecca Harcourt, Countess Harcourt, 1751-7

letters to Elizabeth Harcourt, Viscountess Nuneham, from:

  1. (fols. 65-73) her father-in-law Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt, Dec. 1772, May 1773, Feb. 1775


  • Creation: 1730-75


179 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. d. 3829