Account-book, containing particulars of the expenditure of Prince Charles (afterwards Charles I), the Duke of Buckingham, and Sir Francis Cottington, on their visit to Spain, April-September 1623. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.1879
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • 1623. (Creation)

Extents

  • 80 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    80 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The keeper of the accounts refers to 'my brother Richard Wyche'.

    At the end of the volume are specimens of various kinds of warrant and passport.

    A typed transcript has been placed with the manuscript.

  • Custodial History

    The manuscript was given by James II to the Scots College at Paris, whence it was brought to this country after the Revolution. For an account of its contents and history, see Reverend John Stirton, ‘The Spanish match; Lord Cottington's manuscript’ (Forfar, 1933), and a note on folio 2 of the manuscript.

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