Journal of Richard Le Bas, marshall of ceremonies at the English court
Journal of Richard Le Bas, marshall of ceremonies at the English court, 1674-1703, recording the reception of foreign envoys, 1674-1675, 1680-1703, with (pp. 411-413) notes on the court going into mourning, 1683-1703, and (pp. 417, 430) notes of events at court, 1686-1691.
462 pages, 230-300 blank.
- Creation: 1674-1703
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. French c. 26, pp. 1-2].
MS. French c. 26
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 16446
Journal of Richard Le Bas, marshall of ceremonies at the English court, 1674-1703.
Biographical / Historical
Biographical details unknown.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991). Vol. 2, no. 47183.
Bookplate of a member of the Harcourt family of Stanton Harcourt.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought from Blackwell's, 1949.
- Journal of Richard Le Bas, marshall of ceremonies at the English court
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