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Collins, Arthur 1682?-1760

Works: 144 works in 565 publications in 1 language and 5,725 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Biography  Sources  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Compiler, Attributed name
Classifications: AC4, 929.72
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Publications about Arthur Collins
Publications by Arthur Collins
Publications by Arthur Collins, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Arthur Collins
Collins's peerage of England; genealogical, biographical, and historical by Arthur Collins( Book )
7 editions published between 1812 and 1970 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
A supplement to The peerage of England Containing, several additions and corrections, not printed in the former editions by Arthur Collins( file )
6 editions published in 1716 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Letters and memorials of state, in the reigns of Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, King James, King Charles the First, part of the reign of King Charles the Second, and Oliver's usurpation. Written and collected by Sir Henry Sydney, Knight of the Garter, Ambassador in France, four times Lord-Justice of Ireland, and thrice Lord-Deputy of that realm, in the reigns of Queen Mary, and Queen Elizabeth, and Lord-President of Wales, &c. The famous Sir Philip Sydney, and his brother Sir Robert Sydney, Lord-Governor of Flushing, and Lord-Chamberlain in the reign of King James. Robert, the Second Earl of Leicester, Ambassador to the kings of Denmark, and France, and Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland, in the reign of King Charles the First. Philip Lord Viscount Lisle, Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland, by authority of Parliament, and one of the Council of State of the Commonwealth; and of his brother Colonel Algernon Sydney, one of the said Council of State, and Ambassador to the courts of Denmark and Sweden. Together with letters of the other ministers of state, with whom they held a correspondence. The whole containing the antient state of Ireland; with characters and private memoirs. Also, the antient Government of the Principality of Wales. The wars between the Spaniards, and the States-General in the Netherlands. Negotiations between the courts of England, France, &c. The intrigues of the several courts of Queen Elizabeth, King James, and King Charles the First. With other remarkable transactions, both at home and abroad, during those times, not hitherto known. Faithfully transcribed from the originals at Penshurst Place in Kent, the seat of the Earls of Leicester, and from his Majesty's Office of Papers and Records for Business of State. Whereunto is added, genealogical and historical observations: also memoirs of the lives and actions of the Sydneys, and their noble ancestors, the Dudleys, Grey, Talbot, Beauchamp, Berkley, and Lisle; and a defence of Robert Dudley Earl of Leicester, wrote by Sir Philip Sydney. Collected from records, their last wills and testaments, original papers, authentick manuscripts, and our most approved historians. By Arthur Collins, Esq; Author of the Peerage of England by Arthur Collins( file )
2 editions published in 1746 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
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Collins, Arthur 1682-1760
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