Title on spine: "Inghilterra Oland Danimarca Pollonia."
Autograph (in part) manuscript, consisting of papers in Italian, English and other languages concerning the contemporary political history and the intellectual and social life of England (f. 1-262), Holland (f. 265-422), Denmark (f. 424-476) and Poland (f. 477-503). The collection includes autograph rough notes and drafts of memoranda, often with extensive revisions, copies and translations of political papers, a few original letters and a few printed papers. The English section includes "Memorie del'ingresso del Duca d'Oranges in Inghilterra e dell'uscita de Giacomo;" sketches of the careers and characters of politicians, courtiers, etc.; memoranda concerning English domestic and foreign politics; a list of "le donne piu belle di Londra;" lists of publications concerning the Popish plot (1679-83) and other books published in England; translations of parliamentary speeches and 11 letters from a Tuscan diplomat in London to Magalotti's secretary, May to July, 1678.
Danimarca e Pollonia
Magalotti, Lorenzo, conte, 1637-1712 [Author]
Denmark--Politics and government Great Britain--Court and courtiers Great Britain--Politics and government--1603-1714 Netherlands--Politics and government Poland--Politics and government
English French Italian
Annotations Hand coloring Historiography illustrations (AAT) lists Manuscripts Marginalia Military records
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James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection
Lorenzo Magalotti, Papers. James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
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Partial work digitized.
Number of Pages: 83
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