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Contemporary Copies of Letters of Henry St. John, Secretary of State

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Two volumes of contemporary copies, in the same hand, of letters from Henry St. John, Secretary of State, to Charles Boyle, 4th Earl of Orrery, envoy to the Netherlands.

Dates

  • 1709-1711

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. e. 4; Eng. misc. e. 180].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. e. 4; Eng. misc. e. 180

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13355, 13361

Biographical / Historical

Henry St. John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678-1751) was Secretary of State. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were purchased in 1927 and 1933.
Title
Contemporary Copies of Letters of Henry St. John, Secretary of State
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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