WorldCat Identities

Bolling, Robert 1738-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 770 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Sources  Trials, litigation, etc  Genealogy  Surveys  Pictorial works 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: F229, B
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Robert Bolling Publications about Robert Bolling
Publications by  Robert Bolling Publications by Robert Bolling
posthumous Publications by Robert Bolling, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Bolling
A memoir of a portion of the Bolling family in England and Virginia by Robert Bolling ( Book )
11 editions published between 1868 and 1979 in English and held by 94 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 10 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 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoir of a portion of the bolling family in england and virginia by Robert Bolling ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 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
Papers by Bolling family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection includes accounts, 1785-1831, maintained by the Petersburg, Va., city chamberlain concerning the collection of fees and taxes and the costs of municipal services; materials, 1790-1831, concerning a lawsuit of Robert Bolling versus the Petersburg Common Council over rights to the public wharf, courthouse square, and market square; and letters, 1856-1858, of Robert Buckner Bolling concerning his service with the Petersburg Common Council
... Dysentery by Robert Bolling ( Book )
1 edition published in 1855 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
The Virginia almanack for the year of Our Lord God 1784 : having bissextile or leap year and the eighth year of American independence ... ( Book )
1 edition published in 1783 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
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
La gazzetta di Parnaso or poems, imitations, translations by Robert Bolling ( Book )
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
Land grant, 1741 July 25, Williamsburg, Virginia, to Robert Bolling by James Blair ( Book )
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
Papers by Robert Bolling ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters, map, and documents of Robert Bolling concerning his disputes with city of Petersburg over ownership of a wharf, disposition of land he donated for a courthouse and jail, exploratory investigation into construction of a canal between the Staunton and Appomattox Rivers (with a map), ordinance authorizing the city to pay the Lower Appomattox Company, and Bolling's son's letter relinquishing interest in cemetery
Poems by Robert Bolling ( Book )
1 edition published in 1764 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.63 (from 0.00 for Bolling-Co ... to 1.00 for A sketch o ...)
Alternative Names
Bolling, Robert, b. 1738
Languages
English (52)
Covers