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Diary of Edmund Dewes, servant

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 213

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Diary of Edmund Dewes, servant [possibly to a member of the D'Ewes (later Granville) family of Wellesbourne, Warws.], 'A short journal [of travels with his master] describing the customs & maners of the countrys of France, Flanders, Germany, Switzerland, Savoy & Italy', 1776.

(fols. 208-76) are blank.

Dates

  • 1776

Extent

276 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 213, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 213

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17488

Overview

Diary of Edmund Dewes, servant

Biographical / Historical

Edmund Dewes was a servant, possibly to a member of the D'Ewes (later Granville) family of Wellesbourne, Warwickshire (1709-1849).

Custodial History

Bookplate of 'Calwich Library', of the Granvilles of Calwich Abbey, Staffs., 19th cent.; ownership inscription of the Rev. Gray Granville.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Bernard Granville, 1930.

Physical Facet

19th-century half calf, marbled boards
Title
Diary of Edmund Dewes, servant
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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