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Transcripts, late 17th century, of Lettres et memoires servans a l'histoire de France, relating to the operations of French forces in Champagne and Picardy, 1614-1625, and Artois, Picardy and the Pyrenees, 1639

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MS. French c. 16

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Transcripts, of Lettres et memoires servans à l'histoire de France, relating to the operations of French forces in: (fols. 1-157) Champagne and Picardy, 1614-25; (fols. 158-336) Artois, Picardy and the Pyrenees, 1639.

339 leaves.

Dates

  • Late 17th century

Extent

339 Leaves

Language of Materials

French

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. French c. 16, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. French c. 16

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16430

Overview

Transcripts, late 17th century, of Lettres et memoires servans a l'histoire de France, relating to the operations of French forces in Champagne and Picardy, 1614-1625, and Artois, Picardy and the Pyrenees, 1639.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by G. B. de Rieux (cf. SC 35590-3 and 47167-72); remains of diamond-shaped label, and label numbered 188 (as in 47167-72); owned by Sir Gregory Page-Turner, 4th Bart.; Christie's, 19 Oct. 1824 (Page-Turner sale), probably lot 2300, possibly part of lot 2320; Phillipps MS. 4603 (in 1829); Sotheby's, 24 April 1911, lot 401, and 19 May 1913, lot 881.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from E. Williams of Hove, 1921.

Physical Facet

rebound in calf, preserving 18th-cent. gilt spine, formerly with the arms of G. B. de Rieux on covers (described, Sotheby's, 24 April 1911, lot 401)
Title
Transcripts, late 17th century, of 'Lettres et memoires servans a l'histoire de France', relating to the operations of French forces in Champagne and Picardy, 1614-1625, and Artois, Picardy and the Pyrenees, 1639
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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