Lonsdale Documents

Lonsdale Documents

G. de Boer

Edited by Elizabeth Playne

Hardback
$45.00

Surtees Society

Overview

Overview

Personal/legal correspondence re Sunk Island; history and survey of the island, 1797.
Letters, dating 1799-1804, of Rev. John Lonsdale concerning his efforts to secure a new lease of the Crown estate of Sunk Island in the River Humber in which he had acquired an interest by marriage, and letters to his wife Elizabeth while he resided in London at a critical stage in these negotiations. Also includes an account and history of Sunk Island and the survey of it made in 1797. Social history; legal history.

Details

January 1973
160 pages
Publications of the Surtees Society
ISBN: 9780854440078
Format: Hardback
Surtees Society
BIC HBLL, 1DBK, 2AB, 3JF
BISAC HIS037040
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