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France -- Description and travel

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

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Account of a car journey through France by Cuthbert Burgoyne

Account of a car journey through France by Cuthbert Burgoyne, 1924.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2973
Extents: 203 Leaves
Dates: 5 Sept. -5 Oct. 1924
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Accounts of Holiday Journeys by Dorothy M. Frost

Typescript accounts by Dorothy M. Frost of holiday journeys to the north of England and Scotland, 1929; Germany, Italy and France, 1931, and Germany, Austria, Hungary, Switzerland and France, 1933.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1929-1933
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Archive of Frederick Sylvester North Douglas, MP for Banbury

Correspondence, journals and papers of Frederick Sylvester North Douglas (1791-1819), MP for Banbury 1812-19.
Extents: 4.35 Linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Mainly 1805-19
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Archive of Robert Hudson and William Cotton

Travel journals and related papers of Robert Hudson, 1818-1841, and autobiography of William Cotton, 1860.
Extents: 2.1 Linear metres (14 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1818-1860
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'A Description of Fraunce', expertly copied in secretary and italic hands with marginal ruling, etc., in red ink

'A Description of Fraunce', expertly copied in secretary and italic hands.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 859
Extents: 68 Leaves
Dates: Early 17th cent.
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Diaries of C.H. Hawes

Diaries, with transcripts, of C.H. Hawes, relating to tours of: France, Belgium and Switzerland, 1897-8 The Far East: India, Burma, Ceylon, Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Siberia and Sakhalin, 1900-1 Greece, Turkey and Crete, 1904-5 Crete, 1909 The collection also contains an account book and…
Extents: 28 shelfmarks
Dates: [c.1887]-1935
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Diaries of Tours Abroad by the Lee-Warner Family

Diaries of tours abroad, consisting of: Diary, possibly by a member of the Lee-Warner family, of a tour in Switzerland (volume 5 only, of 6 or more), August-September 1802 Diary of a tour in France (mainly Paris) and Italy (mainly Rome and Naples), December 1860-May 1861, compiled by eleven persons, including seven members of the Lee-Warner family, with a few photographs inserted …
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1802, 1860-1861
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Journal of a Tour in France, Switzerland and Italy by John Pye Smith

Journal of a tour in France, Switzerland and Italy by John Pye Smith (1774-1851), July-Sept. 1816. Fair copy by him of slightly reversed text, with a few later notes; briefly quoted in John Medway, Memoirs of the life and writing of John Pye Smith (London, 1853).
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1816
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Journals of Travels with Samuel Rogers

Journals of travels with Samuel Rogers, consisting of: Journal of Sarah Rogers, sister of Samuel, in France and Switzerland, 1821, and travelling through Belgium, 1827 Journal of Mary Rogers, niece of Samuel, in Paris, 1825
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1821-1827
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Letters from J.W. Joyce to his parents

Letters from J.W. Joyce to his parents
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2382
Extents: 105 Leaves
Dates: 1829-1837
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Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty

Papers of Beatrice Braithwaite Batty, including: Account of a voyage to India, October 1860-December 1861 Diary of travels in France, 1863 'Oxford in Term Time', journals, 1890 Account of a visit to Royal Holloway College, 1890 Diary of a holiday at Oberammergau, with sketches, 1890, and autograph album including signatures of actors in the…
Extents: 21 shelfmarks
Dates: Early 19th cent.-1910
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Papers of Dr. Edward Rigby

The papers comprise: holograph letters of Dr. Edward Rigby to his wife and daughters, 3 July - 31 Aug. 1789, written in France. The letters describe events in Paris at this time, and touch on the French peasantry and their agricultural practices amongst other subjects a printed poem to Edward Rigby, esq., 1805, and a poetical epistle to him as mayor of Norwich about his dissent from proposed…
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 1789-1805
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Papers of John Howard

Papers of John Howard and his family, including: Correspondence, 1782-1789 Notebooks, 1769-1789, containing notes relating to Howard's travels in Italy, France and Holland, 1769-1770, visits to prisons and hospitals in Europe, 1786-1787, and devotional pieces, 1788-1789 Papers relating to Howard's estate, 1723-1799, and papers of his executors, 1787-1900 …
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Dates: 1718-1800
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Papers of Robert Finch

Papers of Robert Finch, consisting of personal papers, including: Letters to Finch, arranged alphabetically by correspondent Journals, 1813-18, written in Portugal, England, France, Italy, Greece and Turkey, giving detailed historical, architectural, archaeological and topographical accounts of places visited Diaries, 1815-30, in a summary tabular form, written in Italy,…
Extents: 81 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th-19th cent.
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Papers of the Russell Family of Swallowfield, Berkshire

Papers of the Russell family, mainly of Sir Henry Russell, including: Letter-books of Charles Russell, first assistant Resident at Hyderabad, 1806-1811 Correspondence of Sir Henry Russell, 1st Baronet, 1803-1833 Papers of Sir Henry Russell, 2nd Baronet, 1802-1857, including correspondence with his brother Charles, 1802-1852; papers relating to India, particularly Hyderabad,…
Extents: 65 shelfmarks
Dates: 1780-1918
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Papers of William Hodge Mill

Papers of William Hodge Mill, including: Journals of Mill's travels in India, France, Egypt and Nubia, 1820-1838 Miscellaneous papers written or collected by William Hodge Mill, 1753, 1815-1845
Extents: 14 shelfmarks
Dates: 1753-1845
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Two Copies of Peter Heylyn's Journal

Two 17th century copies of Peter Heylyn's satirical journal of a visit to France in 1625, entitled 'A monethes jorney into France', published without the author's consent as France painted to the life (London, 1656).
Extents: 2 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th cent.