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Canvass book for the Yorkshire election of 1784, 1784

MS. Don. e. 165
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request


  1. (fols. iii-15) 'hints for the better regulating and conducting The Various Businesses relative to a Contested Election'
  2. (fols. 17-54) 'Appendix containing the Arrangements of the Canvass Summary of Numbers returned and copies of Letters and Papers in the concerns of the Election of H. Duncombe and W. Wilberforce, Esqrs. as Members for the County of York April, 1784'


  • Creation: 1784


60 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Don. e. 165

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Mrs. M. Makra, 1988

Physical Facet

Binding: contemporary gilt-tooled vellum binding, label on spine 'County Elect 1784' & 'Appendix'

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom