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Discourse by William Borlase, 'Some defects in the ... maintenance and management of the poor', in three letters to Christopher Hawkins

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MS. Eng. misc. e. 557

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Discourse by William Borlase, 'Some defects in the ... maintenance and management of the poor', in three letters to Christopher Hawkins, 1764, with (fols. 64-6) letters to Borlase from Thomas Gilbert, 1765, 1769.

Dates

  • 1764-1769

Extent

67 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. e. 557, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. e. 557

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9984

Overview

Discourse by William Borlase, 'Some defects in the ... maintenance and management of the poor', in three letters to Christopher Hawkins

Biographical / Historical

William Borlase (1696-1772) was rector of Ludgvan, and antiquary and a naturalist.

Custodial History

Label '33' on upper cover; in the Borlase family library at Castle Horneck, Cornwall, 1874 (see G. C. Boase and W. P. Courtney, Bibliotheca Cornubiensis, i (London, 1874), 35); bookplate of J. D. Enys.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 1963.

Physical Facet

Half vellum, marbled boards
Title
Discourse by William Borlase, 'Some defects in the ... maintenance and management of the poor', in three letters to Christopher Hawkins
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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