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Volume of transcripts of reports by British agents in France, concerning the French navy

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 704

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Volume of transcripts of reports by British agents in France, concerning the French navy, 1781. This volume and six related papers, now MS. Eng. lett. c. 291, fols. 43-50, were part of the papers of George Montagu, 4th Duke of Manchester, described in HMC 7: 8th report (1881) app. ii, 121a.

(pp. 138-81) are blank.

Dates

  • 1781

Extent

181 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 704, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 704

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID_17549

Overview

Volume of transcripts of reports by British agents in France, concerning the French navy

Biographical / Historical

George Montagu (1737-1788), 4th Duke of Manchester, was a diplomat.

Custodial History

Formerly labelled on spine G. D. 15; Sotheby's, 26 Oct. 1970, lot 366.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, A. G. Thomas, cat. 26 (1971), 288.

Physical Facet

Green vellum binding
Title
Volume of transcripts of reports by British agents in France, concerning the French navy
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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