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Author: George, King of Great Britain; Bonamy Dorbée
Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls [1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An edited selection of the correspondence of King George III of England (1738-1820), with modern punctuation and spelling. "A considerable number of the letters in this selection have never been printed before (namely most of those from British Museum manuscripts, and some of those from the Chatham Papers) and the great majority of these are in the King's own hand ... The most important sources ... tapped for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Records and correspondence
Sources
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820.
Letters.
New York, Funk & Wagnalls [1968]
(OCoLC)560015316
Named Person: George, King of Great Britain; George, King of Great Britain
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George, King of Great Britain; Bonamy Dorbée
OCLC Number: 443693
Description: xvi, 293 pages genealogical table, portrait 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Chronological table --
ch. 1. Prince and Prince of Wales --
ch. 2. Chaos (1760-1770) --
ch. 3. Lord North (1770-1773) --
ch. 4. America (1774-1781) --
ch. 5. The great crisis (1782-1783) --
ch. 6. Calmer years (1784-1790) --
ch. 7. The French Revolution (1791-1801) --
ch. 8. Last years --
Appendix I. : Authorities [bibliographical references] --
Appendix II. : Genealogical table.
Responsibility: Edited by Bonamy Dobrée.

Abstract:

An edited selection of the correspondence of King George III of England (1738-1820), with modern punctuation and spelling. "A considerable number of the letters in this selection have never been printed before (namely most of those from British Museum manuscripts, and some of those from the Chatham Papers) and the great majority of these are in the King's own hand ... The most important sources ... tapped for unpublished letters ... are P.R.O., Chatham Papers, C. III, C. IV ; Add. MSS. 37833-37835, letters to John Robinson ; Add. MSS. 39564, letters to Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool ; Add. MSS. 38190, letters to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool ; Add. MSS. 40100, letters to Henry Dundas, Lord Melville."--Introduction.

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