Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, of the Reign of Anne, preserved in the Public Record Office

Calendar of State Papers, Domestic Series, of the Reign of Anne, preserved in the Public Record Office

III. May 1704-October 1705

Edited by C.S Knighton

Hardback
$260.00

Boydell Press

Overview

Overview

A crucial work of reference for anyone interested in the history of the period.
This volume of the Calendar of State Papers Domestic for the reign of Queen Anne covers the period from May 1704 to October 1705. It includes not only the main series of state papers domestic but also the related series of state papers Ireland, Scotland, military and naval; entry books and Signet Office letter books and docket books. Together with incoming letters of the Secretaries of State, there are also some copies of out-letters, petitions, regular intelligence reports owing to the war with France, and material relating to crime, law and order, censorship and the regulation of trade; there is also full listing of official passes issued to individuals to travel abroad. Overall, the volume provides a mine of information on a range of subjects mentioned, from the building of the Eddystone lighthouse and the invention of street lighting to a dispute between the colonists of Connecticut and the Mohican Indians. An indispensable tool for the professional historian.

Details

October 2005
712 pages
23.4x15.6 cm
Public Record Office: Calendar State Papers Anne
ISBN: 9781843831457
Format: Hardback
Boydell Press
BIC GBCS, 1DBKE, 2AB, 3JF, 4P
BISAC HIS015000
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