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|Named Person:||Evelyn family.; John Evelyn|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Evelyn; William Bray; Henry B Wheatley; Charles, King of England; Edward Nicholas, Sir; Edward Hyde Clarendon, Earl of; Richard Browne, Sir; Mary Evelyn
|Notes:||Decorative initials, head- and tailpieces.
V. IV. Correspondence of John Evelyn. Character of Mrs. Evelyn, by Dr. Bohun. From the original in his hand-writing. Letters from Mrs. Evelyn. Private correspondence between King Charles I. and his secretary of state, Sir Edward Nicholas, whilst His Majesty was in Scotland, 1641, and at other times during the civil war. Private correspondence between Sir Edward Hyde, afterwards earl of Clarendon, and Sir Richard Browne, ambassador to the court of France, in the time of King Charles I. and the usurpation. Extracts from letters written by Sir Richard Browne, whilst ambassador at Paris. Appendum. Index.
|Description:||4 v. : ill., geneal. table, plates, ports.|
|Contents:||v. I. Preface by Bickers and son. Life of the author. Pedigree of the Evelyn family. Portraits of John Evelyn. List of works by John Evelyn. Oeiginal dedication, by William Bray. Preface, by William Bray. The diary --
v. II. The diary. Appendix. Narrative of the encounter between the French and Spanish ambassadors. At the landing of the Swedish ambassador, Sept. 30, 1661 --
v. III. The diary. Illustrations. Appendix. List of Mr. Evelyn's publications. From a letter of his to Dr. Plot, dated 16 March, 1682-83. Epistolary correspondence.
|Series Title:||Library of English literature, LEL 21968-71.|
|Responsibility:||edited from the original mss. by William Bray, F.S.A.|