The Resource Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c. : comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes, edited by William Bray, Esq., fellow and treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of London

Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c. : comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes, edited by William Bray, Esq., fellow and treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of London

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Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c. : comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes
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Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c.
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comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes
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edited by William Bray, Esq., fellow and treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of London
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Contributor
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Editor
Engraver
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Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1620-1706
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evelyn, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • d. 1855
  • 1736-1832
  • d. 1840
  • 1783-1847
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Colburn, Henry
  • Bray, William
  • Bragg, Thomas
  • Meyer, Henry Hoppner
  • John and Arthur Arch
  • J. Nichols and Son
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  • Evelyn, John
  • Evelyn family
  • Charles
  • Nicholas, Edward
  • Clarendon, Edward Hyde
  • Browne, Richard
  • Authors, English
  • Kings and rulers
  • Statesmen
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
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Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c. : comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes, edited by William Bray, Esq., fellow and treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of London
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  • "Printed by J. Nichols and Son, Red Lion Passage, Fleet Street, London"--T.p. verso
  • Title vignette
  • Pagination, v. 1: xxviii, 671, [1] p., [8] leaves of plates (some folded); v.2: v, [3], 342, [2], 336 p., [4] leaves of plates
  • Signatures: v. 1: [a]4 b-c4 d2 B-4Q4 (verso of 4Q4 is blank); v. 2: [A]4 B-2Z4 3B-4U4 (versos of A4, M3, 2X4, 3Z2 and 3Z3 are blank)
  • Vol. 1 with frontispiece portrait of John Evelyn engraved by T. Bragg; v. 2 with frontispiece portrait of Evelyn's wife Mary engraved by H. Meyer
  • Engravings signed by J. Coney, W. Woolnoth, T. Bragg, Sir G. Kneller, W. Angus, Edwd. Duncumb, John Scott after P. Lely, H. Meyer after R. Nanteuil, and Philip Audinel
  • Wove paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: calf; spine gilt tooled; gilt labels with title and vol. number centered on spine; sprinkled edges; signature of William Francklin on title pages.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings), geneal. tables, map, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
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Memoirs, illustrative of the life and writings of John Evelyn, Esq. F.R.S. author of the "Sylva", &c. &c. : comprising his diary, from the year 1641 to 1705-6, and a selection of his familiar letters : to which is subjoined, the private correspondence between King Charles I. and his Secretary of State, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst his majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the Civil War : also between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards Earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the Court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation : the whole now first published from the original mss. in two volumes, edited by William Bray, Esq., fellow and treasurer of the Society of Antiquaries of London
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Publication
Note
  • "Printed by J. Nichols and Son, Red Lion Passage, Fleet Street, London"--T.p. verso
  • Title vignette
  • Pagination, v. 1: xxviii, 671, [1] p., [8] leaves of plates (some folded); v.2: v, [3], 342, [2], 336 p., [4] leaves of plates
  • Signatures: v. 1: [a]4 b-c4 d2 B-4Q4 (verso of 4Q4 is blank); v. 2: [A]4 B-2Z4 3B-4U4 (versos of A4, M3, 2X4, 3Z2 and 3Z3 are blank)
  • Vol. 1 with frontispiece portrait of John Evelyn engraved by T. Bragg; v. 2 with frontispiece portrait of Evelyn's wife Mary engraved by H. Meyer
  • Engravings signed by J. Coney, W. Woolnoth, T. Bragg, Sir G. Kneller, W. Angus, Edwd. Duncumb, John Scott after P. Lely, H. Meyer after R. Nanteuil, and Philip Audinel
  • Wove paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (2 v.
Form of item
online
Note
Binding: calf; spine gilt tooled; gilt labels with title and vol. number centered on spine; sprinkled edges; signature of William Francklin on title pages.
Other physical details
illustrations (engravings), geneal. tables, map, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote

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