Material concerning the history of Geneva. Edit

Summary

Identifier
Adv.MS.29.6.9

Dates

  • [Circa 1734.] (Creation)

Extents

  • 207 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    226 + 51 +21 + 115 pages.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows: (i) “Reponse aux questions de Milord Townsend sur l’histoire et le gouvernement de Geneve par Monsieur Chouet conseiller et secretaire d’etat”; (ii) “Etat présent du gouvernement de Geneve en 1734”; (iii) ‘Remarques dur la ville et la Republique de Geneve; (iv) “Rôle des Sindics de la République de Genéve depuis l’an 1530”, ‘Les noms des anciens comtes de Genéve …’ and ‘Liste de Evêquas de Genéve…’.

  • Other Finding Aids

    The description is based on the “Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Advocates’ Library. III. History” (F.R.186).

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1925, by the Faculty of Advocates to the nation on the foundation of the National Library of Scotland.

  • Custodial History

    The volume previously belonged to Thomas Dampier, Bishop of Ely, and contains his bookplate.

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