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Creator:
Collins, Arthur, 1682?-1760.
Title:
Letters and memorials of state : in the reigns of Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, King James, King Charles the First, part of the reign of King Charles the Second, and Oliver's usurpation / written and collected by Sir Henry Sydney, the famous Sir Philip Sydney, and his brother Sir Robert Sydney ..., Robert, the second earl of Leicester ..., Philip, lord viscount Lisle ... and of his brother, Colonel Algernon Sydney ... ; together with letters of the other ministers of state, with whom they held a correspondence ; the whole containing the antient state of Ireland, with characters and private memoirs ; also, the antient government of the principality of Wales, the wars between the Spaniards, and the States-General in the Netherlands, negotiations between the courts of England, France, &c., the intriegues of the several courts of Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles the First ; with other remarkable transactions, both at home and abroad, during those times, not hitherto known, faithfully transcribed from the originals ; whereunto is added, genealogical and historical observations, also memoirs of the lives and actions of the Sydneys, and their noble ancestors, the Dudleys, Grey, Talbot,
Published/Created:
London : Printed for T. Osborne ..., 1746.
Physical Description:
2 v. : port. ; 35 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA350 C7 1746+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Frontispiece portrait of Sir Philip Sidney engraved by George Vertue; after Isaac Oliver.
Subject Terms:
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1746.
Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660.
Great Britain -- History -- Early Stuarts, 1603-1649.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603.
Orwell Park (Suffolk) -- Bookplate.
Osborne, T. -- Publisher.
Sidney family.
Contributors:
Sidney, Henry, Sir, 1529-1586.
Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586.
Sidney, Robert.
Leicester, Robert Sidney, Earl of, 1595-1677.
Leicester, Philip Sidney, Earl of, 1619-1698.
Sidney, Algernon, 1622-1683.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver.
Oliver, Isaac, 1556?-1617, ill.
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