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Literary and miscellaneous papers of Sir James, late 18th-early 19th cent.

Dep. Bland Burges 79
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 1) nos.1-9, 13-14, 16-17 of his 'Letters of the Man in the Moon'
  2. (fol. 53) five of his 'Letters from Pentarven Hall'
  3. (fol. 77) reviews of 'Rule a Wife and Have a Wife' and 'The Way of the World'
  4. (fol. 88) miscellaneous verse
  5. (fol. 107) paper on education
  6. (fol. 115) draft and printed proof of letter to the Christian Advocate, n.d.
  7. (fol. 119) prayers by members of the Burges family
  8. (fol. 129) notice and bill concerning the marriage settlement of Wriothesley Digby, 1816, 1837
  9. (fol. 133) copy of speech on the monetary crisis, n.d.
  10. (fol. 142) biographical account of Lord Thurlow
  11. (fol. 145) list of instances of proceedings against judges from the 10th to the18th cent.
  12. (fol. 149) copy of orders and rules of practice for the court of the King's Palace of Westminster in 1675
  13. (fol. 156) decision in case concerning the precedence of the knight marshal of the household, n.d.
  14. (fol. 161) no. 17173 of The London Gazette, 15 Sept. 1816
  15. (fol. 166) printed appeal for subscriptions for a national monument to George III, 1821


  • Creation: late 18th-early 19th cent.


167 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


Dep. Bland Burges 79

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