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Copies of letters to and from Col. William Legge

From: Copies of letters to and from Col. William Legge, transcribed from the originals in the possession of William Fourth Earl of Dartmouth, during the years 1816 and 1817, by William, 2nd Lord Bagot.

Copies of letters to and from Col. William Legge

From: Copies of letters to and from Col. William Legge, transcribed from the originals in the possession of William Fourth Earl of Dartmouth, during the years 1816 and 1817, by William, 2nd Lord Bagot.

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Creator: Ormonde, James Butler, Duke of, 1610-1688
Other Creator: Bagot, William Bagot, Baron, 1773-1856
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Date: 1640-70
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Abstract:
Gives domestic news and Ormonde's belief that Ireland must have free trade or constant subsidies from England.
The letters in the first volume are addressed to William Legge, and mainly discuss political and military activities, including tactics during the English Civil War; correspondents include Sir William Davenant and King Charles I. This volume also contains numerous letters concerning the marriage negotations of John Butler, 1st Earl of Gowran, the son of the Duke of Ormonde.
Physical Description:
1 vol. : b&w illustrations ; 38 x 23 cm.
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Vol. 1
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: The Osborn Collection
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Object ID: 2017948
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