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Account by G. B. Sercaro of the disturbances in the republic of Genoa in 1575

Account by G. B. Sercaro of the disturbances in the republic of Genoa in 1575.
Shelfmark: MS. Ital. d. 7
Extents: 147 Leaves
Dates: 17th century
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Account, in the form of a journal, of special embassy by Richard Weston (later 1st Earl of Portland) to Archduke Albert Ernst of Austria, governor of the Spanish Netherlands

Account of special embassy by Richard Weston to the Governor of the Spanish Netherlands, 1617.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 7065, fols. 126-137
Extents: 12 Leaves
Dates: Apr-May 1617
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An anonymous treatise of advice to a Catholic King of Great Britain

An anonymous treatise of advice to a Catholic King of Great Britain.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3454
Extents: 114.0 pages
Dates: 1710
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Archive of Lionel George Curtis

Papers of Lionel George Curtis (1872-1955), colonial historian and public servant.
Extents: 18.48 Linear metres (168 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1677-1960
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The arms and names of the Lord Mayors and Sheriffs of London from 1190 to about 1633, continued to 1653

The arms and names of the Lord Mayors and Sheriffs of London from 1190 to about 1633, continued to 1653, written about A.D. 1633-1653.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. London c. 3
Extents: 68 pages
Dates: written about A.D. 1633-1653
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Burdett-Coutts Papers

The Burdett-Coutts collection consists mainly of: Papers of Sir Francis Burdett, 1644-1895 (predominantly 19th century) Papers of Thomas Coutts, 1753-1842 Papers of M.W. Patterson, 1795-1938, relating to Sir Francis Burdett and his times, 1770-1844 (London, 1931)
Extents: 32 shelfmarks
Dates: 1644-1938
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The Carte Calendar

A calendar of the Carte collection of historical papers, written in 1877-1883 by Edward Edwards.
Extents: 8.25 Linear metres (75 boxes)
Dates: 1877-1883
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Carte Papers

Papers accumulated by the historian Thomas Carte (1686-1754), comprising mainly original papers of James Butler (1610-88), 1st Duke of Ormond, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, with papers of Sir William Fitzwilliam (1526-99), Lord Deputy of Ireland; Sir John Davies (1569-1626) Attorney General of Ireland; Edward Montagu (1625-72) 1st Earl of Sandwich; Charles Middleton (c.1650-1719), 2nd Earl of Middleton; David Nairne (fl.1720), Secretary to the Pretender; Philip Wharton (1613-96), 4th Baron…
Extents: 30.69 Linear metres (279 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Ciphers used in the state papers of Thomas first earl of Strafford

Ciphers used in the state papers of Thomas first earl of Strafford, written in the 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 276
Extents: 22 Leaves
Dates: written in the 18th century
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Collection of treatises on historical, economic and political subjects, transcribed for and annotated by Sir Robert Southwell

Collection of treatises on historical, economic and political subjects, transcribed for and annotated by Sir Robert Southwell
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 144
Extents: 420 pages
Dates: Late 17th century
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Contemporary account of the proceedings of the House of Commons

Contemporary account of the proceedings of the House of Commons, 22 January-29 June 1689.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 183
Extents: 150 Leaves
Dates: 22 Jan-29 Jun 1689
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Contemporary account of the 'proceedings of the Lords of the Council and others'

Contemporary account of the 'proceedings of the Lords of the Council and others' 11-29 December 1688.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 307
Extents: 34 Leaves
Dates: 11-29 December 1688
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Contemporary copies of miscellaneous 16th- and 18th-century papers

Contemporary copies of miscellaneous 16th- and 18th-century papers, c.1599-1722.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 121
Extents: 23 Leaves
Dates: c.1599-1722.
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Contemporary copies of petitions addressed to Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon

Contemporary copies of petitions addressed to Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, 1660-1664.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 279
Extents: 124 Leaves
Dates: 1660-1664
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Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament

Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament, c.1625.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 223
Extents: 146 pages
Dates: c.1625
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Contemporary copy of instructions to the Council of the Marches of Wales

Contemporary copy of instructions to the Council of the Marches of Wales, 9 September 1661.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 184
Extents: 29 Leaves
Dates: 9 Sep 1661
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Contemporary copy of the journal of the House of Lords of the Irish parliament, 1692

Contemporary copy of the journal of the House of Lords of the Irish parliament, 1692.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 188
Extents: 96 pages
Dates: 1692
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Contemporary fair copy of John Sheffield, 'The character of a Tory in answere to that of a Trimmer ... 1684'

Contemporary fair copy of John Sheffield, 'The character of a Tory in answere to that of a Trimmer ... 1684'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 129
Extents: 38 Leaves
Dates: c. 1684
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Copies, 17th century, of papers, 1593-1638

Copies, 17th century, of papers, 1593-1638.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 319
Extents: 79 Leaves
Dates: 1593-1638
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Copies in several hands, late 17th century, of speeches and essays on political and religious affairs

Copies in several hands, late 17th century, of speeches and essays on political and religious affairs.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 201
Extents: 131 Leaves
Dates: late 17th century

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17th century 75
Politics and Government 42
18th century 24
16th century 17
Royal family 13
19th century 12
20th century 12
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 17th century 12
Great Britain -- Political and Government -- 17th century 6
Ireland 6
Letters 6
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 16th century 5
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 18th century 5
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 5
France 4
Great Britain -- Politics and government 4
Great Britain -- History 4
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 4
Literature 4
Nobility -- Great Britain 4
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Religion 4
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1714 3
House of Commons -- Parliament -- Great Britain 3
Ireland -- Politics and government -- 17th century 3
Legal documents 3
Royal households 3
Spain 3
Accounts 2
Buckinghamshire (England) 2
Diaries -- 17th century 2
Diaries -- 18th century 2
English literature -- 17th century 2
Finance 2
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 15th century 2
Heraldry 2
Ireland -- Politics and Government -- 16th century 2
Irish Confederation, 1642-1648 2
Poetry 2
Administration of estates 1
Anabaptists 1
Antiquarians 1
Authors -- 19th century 1
Authors, Classical 1
Bible 1
Bible -- O.T. -- Psalms 1
Buckingham (England) 1
Cathedrals 1
Church 1
Church and state -- England -- History -- 17th century 1
Ciphers 1
Classical literature 1
Constitutions 1
Conveyancing 1
Correspondence 1
Courts 1
Diplomatic and consular service -- British 1
Diplomatic and consular service, Venetian 1
Dissenters 1
Dorset (England) 1
Drama 1
Durham (England: County) 1
Ecclesiastical courts 1
Economics 1
England and Wales -- Parliament -- Committee for the Relief of Plundered Ministers 1
English literature 1
Essays 1
Essex (England) 1
Finance, Public -- Great Britain 1
Flanders (Belgium) 1
France -- History 1
Genealogy 1
Genoa | Italy 1
Great Britain -- Colonies 1
Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660 1
Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 1
Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660 1
Great Britain -- Politics and Government 1
Great Britain -- Politics and Government -- 17th century 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1558-1603 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1603-1649 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1714 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1702-1714 1
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
Great Britain -- history -- Charles I, 1625-1649 1
Hearth-money 1
Heraldry -- England 1
History 1
Ireland -- History 1
Ireland -- History -- 17th century 1
Ireland -- Politics and government 1
Italy -- Description and travel 1
Italy -- History 1
Jacobites -- Early works to 1800 1
Law 1
Legislative bodies 1
Liturgies 1
Local history 1
London (England) 1
London (England) -- Politics and government 1
Mayors 1
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Indexed names
England and Wales | Parliament 4
Butler | James | 1610-1688 | 1st Duke of Ormonde | soldier and statesman 3
Charles II | 1630-1685 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 3
Hyde | Edward | 1609-1674 | 1st Earl of Clarendon | Lord Chancellor 3
Wharton | Philip | 1613-1696 | 4th Baron Wharton 3
Attorney General of Ireland | Ireland 2
Carte | Thomas | 1686-1754 | historian 2
Cecil | William | 1520-1598 | 1st Baron Burghley | Statesman 2
Davies | Sir | John | 1569-1626 | Knight | Attorney General of Ireland and Poet 2
Devereux | Robert | 1566-1601 | 2nd Earl of Essex | statesman 2
Elizabeth I | 1533-1603 | Queen of England and Ireland 2
England and Wales | House of Commons 2
Firth | Sir | Charles Harding | 1857-1936 | Knight | historian 2
Fitzwilliam | Sir | William | 1526-1599 | Knight | Lord Deputy of Ireland 2
House of Commons 2
House of Lords Record Office: the Parliamentary Archives 2
James VI and I | 1566-1625 | King of Scotland, England and Ireland 2
Lord Deputy of Ireland | Ireland 2
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland | Ireland 2
Mary II | 1662-1694 | Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland 2
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Middleton | Charles | c. 1650-1719 | 2nd Earl of Middleton | statesman 2
Montagu | Edward | 1625-1672 | 1st Earl of Sandwich | admiral 2
Nairne | David | fl 1720 | Secretary to the Pretender 2
Thurloe | John | 1616-1668 | Secretary to the Council of State 2
Wentworth | Thomas | 1593-1641 | 1st Earl of Strafford | Nobleman 2
Wharton | Thomas | 1648-1716 | 1st Marquess of Wharton 2
Anstis | John | 1669-1744 | herald, antiquary, and MP 1
Aquinas | Thomas | ? 1225-1274 | Saint 1
Aristotle | 384-322 BC | Greek philosopher 1
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 1
Barnes | Joshua | 1654-1712 | Greek scholar and antiquary 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Bowman | Seymour | c 1621-1704 | MP for Old Sarum 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Browne | John | fl. 1691 | Clerk of parliaments 1
Burdett | Sir | Francis | 1770-1844 | 5th Baronet | politician 1
Butler | Richard | 1639-1686 | 1st Earl of Arran 1
Butler | Thomas | 1634-1680 | Earl of Ossory, 1st Baron Butler of Moore Park 1
Capel | Arthur | 1631-1683 | 1st Earl of Essex 1
Carnabal | Joseph | fl. 1747 1
Cartagena | Alonso | de | 1384-1456 | diplomat 1
Cater | Gerrard | fl 1662-1702 | poet 1
Charles II | 1661-1700 | King of Spain 1
Chaucer | Geoffrey | c 1340-1400 | Poet 1
Church of England | Diocese of London | Consistory Court 1
Clayton | Sir | Robert | 1629-1707 | Knight | Banker and politician 1
Cocks | Sir | Richard | d 1726 | 2nd Baronet and MP for Gloucestershire 1
Coutts | Thomas | 1735-1822 | Banker 1
Coventry | Henry | 1617/18–1686 | politician 1
Curtis | Lionel George |1872-1955 | colonial historian 1
D'Ewes | Sir | Simonds | 1602-1650 | 1st baronet | Diarist and antiquary 1
D'Israeli | Isaac | 1766-1848 | Author 1
Disraeli | Benjamin | 1804-1881 | Earl of Beaconsfield | statesman 1
Disraeli | Mary Anne | 1792-1872 | nee Evans | 1st Viscountess Beaconsfield | wife of Benjamin Disraeli Earl of Beaconsfield 1
Dodson | Family | Barons Monk Bretton 1
Dodson | John George | 1825-1897 | 1st Baron Monk Bretton | Politician 1
Dodson | John William | 1869-1933 | 2nd Baron Monk Bretton 1
Dodson | Sir | John | 1780-1858 | Knight | Dean of the Arches 1
Dudley | Robert | 1532-1588 | Earl of Leicester, courtier and magnate 1
Edward VII | 1841-1910 | King of Great Britain and Ireland 1
Edwards | Edward | 1812–1886 | librarian and writer 1
England and Wales | Exchequer 1
England and Wales | House of Lords 1
England and Wales | Royal Navy 1
England | House of Lords 1
Eton College 1
Fanshawe | Sir | Richard | 1608-1666 | 1st Baronet | Diplomat and Author 1
Fitzwilliams | John | fl 1600-1699 | Nonjuror 1
Fleming | Robert | ? 1660-1716 | Presbyterian Minister 1
Fortescue | George Matthew | 1791-1877 | MP 1
Fox | Sir | John Charles | 1855-1943 | Knight | Justice of the Peace and solicitor 1
French Protestant Church 1
Fuller | Thomas | 1607/8-1661 | Church of England clergyman 1
Grenville | Denis | 1637-1703 | Jacobite Archbishop of York | also known as Denis Granville 1
Griffith-Boscawen | Sir | Arthur Sackville Trevor | 1865-1946 | Politician 1
Gronovius | Jacobus | 1645-1716 | classical scholar 1
Gunning | Peter | 1614-1684 | Bishop of Ely 1
Habsburg | Albrecht Ernst | 1559-1621 | Archduke of Austria | Governor of the Spanish Netherlands 1
Harcourt | Edward William | 1825-1891 | politician 1
Harcourt | Edward | 1757-1847 | formerly Venables-Vernon | Archbishop of York 1
Harcourt | Elizabeth | d 1826 | nee Venables-Vernon | wife of 2nd Earl Harcourt 1
Harcourt | Family | Nuneham Courtenay 1
Harcourt | Family | Stanton Harcourt 1
Harcourt | George Granville | 1785-1861 | formerly Venables-Vernon | MP, Barrister 1
Harcourt | George Simon | 1736-1809 | 2nd Earl Harcourt 1
Harcourt | Lady | Anne | 1761-1831 | nee Leveson-Gower, later Venables-Vernon | wife of Edward Harcourt 1
Harcourt | Matilda Mary | 1804-1876 | nee Gooch, later Venables Vernon | wife of William Venables Vernon Harcourt 1
Harcourt | Simon | 1714-1777 | 1st Earl Harcourt | politician 1
Harcourt | Simon | c 1661-1727 | 1st Viscount Harcourt | Lord Chancellor 1
Harcourt | William | 1743-1830 | 3rd Earl Harcourt | Field Marshal 1
Harcourt | William | Venables Vernon | 1789-1871 | Canon of York, chemist 1
Hardinge | Henry | 1785-1856 | 1st Viscount Hardinge | Field Marshal 1
Hawes | Samuel | fl 1694-1700 | Nonjuror 1
Hayes | William | d. 1673 | rector of Papworth St. Agnes 1
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 1
Higgons | Sir Thomas | 1623/4-1691 | politician and author 1
Hill | Richard | 1655-1727 | Statesman and Diplomat 1
Holman | William | d 1730 | Essex Antiquary Congregational Minister 1
James II | 1633-1701 | King of Great Britain and Ireland 1
Jenkins | Sir | Leoline | 1625-1685 | Academic and diplomat 1
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Language
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 74
French 9
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 2
Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
Hebrew 1
Italian 6
Latin 14
Spanish; Castilian 4
Welsh 2