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Bolling, Robert 1738-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 784 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Genealogy  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: F229, B
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Most widely held works by Robert Bolling
A memoir of a portion of the Bolling family in England and Virginia by Robert Bolling( Book )

12 editions published between 1868 and 2013 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The memoir was written in the French language by Robert Bolling ... the original became the property of a member of the family, William Robertson, Esq., and in 1803 he gave it to his son, then a youth, as an exercise in translation ... subsequently the translation fell into the hands of John Randolph of Roanoke ... [he] showed his interest in it by inserting explanatory notes, by interlineation. All of these have been retained, and are to be found [on p. 15-48] ..." Robert Bolling (1646-1709) immigrated from England to Virginia and married twice
An account of Switzerland : written in the year 1714 by Abraham Stanyan( Book )

1 edition published in 1756 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the Bolling family by Robert Bolling( Book )

1 edition published in 1803 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Jefferson and Bolling v. Bolling : law and the legal profession in pre-revolutionary America by Thomas Jefferson( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains edited manuscript of arguments in Bolling v. Bolling presented by Thomas Jefferson and George Wythe, largely in Jefferson's handwriting
Letter : Petersburg, West Hill, to Sarah Washington, Mount Pleasant, King George by Robert Bolling( )

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Bolling discusses their approaching marriage in courtly terms ("When I reflect that I am favored by you with a partiality ... ") -- Jack Stith, who is delivering the letter to Sarah, was refused in his amour with Miss Tabb -- Bolling sends Sarah a "Pocket Book" as a gift and "small proof of my unceasing attention to you" and mentions several of "Sisters Stith". The couple was married in August 1796 -- Sarah was a daughter of Laurence Washington of Digby on Chotank Creek, distantly related to George Washington -- this Laurence is mentioned in Washington's will as a friend and acquaintance "of my Juvenile years."
A sketch of vine culture by Robert Bolling( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of the Barbour family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

University of Virginia topics include the Student Infirmary Fund, 1867; Washington Hall, 1869; renovations and additions, 1869; astronomical observations, 1869; a department of agriculture, 1870; and the detrimental effect of politics on the University, 1884
Poems by Robert Bolling( Book )

1 edition published in 1764 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Land grant, 1741 July 25, Williamsburg, Virginia, to Robert Bolling by James Blair( )

1 edition published in 1741 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Grant of 4,575 acres of land in Amelia County, Virginia. Price: £5.10
... Dysentery by Robert Bolling( )

1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Robert Bolling woos Anne Miller : love and courtship in Colonial Virginia, 1760 by Robert Bolling( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Robert Bolling, Jr by Robert Bolling( )

1 edition published in 1764 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Music book with clippings from the Virginia Gazette pasted in. Includes letters between men referring to themselves as Aristides and Phocion, poetry, ballads, and letters written by "D.C" of Chellow, the house Bolling built in 1760. A note, written in French on the fly-leaf, states, "I found this book with several other books of music (Italian, for the most part, which seem to be the remains of a singer of that nation) in Walker's shop at Williamsburg, where I was appointed to wrap up the odds and ends which were sold there." It was signed, "Bolling, junr." and dated 20 January 1764
La gazzetta di Parnaso or poems, imitations, translations by Robert Bolling( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bolling, Robert b. 1738

Languages
English (40)

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Robert Bolling woos Anne Miller : love and courtship in Colonial Virginia, 1760Thomas Jefferson and Bolling v. Bolling : law and the legal profession in pre-revolutionary America