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Letters from Lady Caroline Brydges to Lydia Brydges, Duchess of Chandos

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 141

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Letters from Lady Caroline Brydges (1730-18°4), daughter of the second Duke of Chandos, to Lydia Catherine, third wife of the first duke, 1738-50.>

Dates

  • 1738-1750

Extent

174 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 141, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 141

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17474

Overview

Letters from Lady Caroline Brydges

Biographical / Historical

Lady Caroline Brydges (1729-1804) was the daughter of the 2nd Duke of Chandos. Lydia Catherine Van Hatten Davall Brydges (1693-1750), duchess of Chandos, was the 3rd wife of the 1st Duke of Chandos.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, G. H. Last, cat. 134 (1926), 113.
Title
Letters from Lady Caroline Brydges to Lydia Brydges, Duchess of Chandos
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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