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Devonshire, William Cavendish Duke of 1720-1764

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Works: 34 works in 63 publications in 2 languages and 726 library holdings
Genres: Sources  Diaries  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee
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The Devonshire diary : William Cavendish, fourth Duke of Devonshire memoranda on state of affairs, 1759-1762 by William Cavendish Devonshire( Book )

6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful Cavendish dynasty had its humble beginnings with Sir John Cavendish who worked his way up from obscurity to become Chief Justice of the King's Bench in 1366. By the time of William (1720- 1764), the Cavendish family had married into the right families and had created an important power base in Devon and Nottingham. William married Charlotte Boyle, daughter of the 3rd Earl of Burlington. He became prominent in politics and his diaries concern some of the pivotal political events of the day
Memoranda on state of affairs, 1759-1762 : the Devonshire diary by William Cavendish Devonshire( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoranda on State Affairs, 1759-1762 by William Cavendish Devonshire( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The City of London and Devonshire-Pitt administration, 1756-7 by Lucy Stuart Sutherland( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Begin. To the Right Honble ******. [A letter to William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, on the political dissentions in Ireland, and his administration as Lord-Lieutenant.] by TO( Book )

4 editions published in 1755 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

([A Collection of 8 Views of picturesque places in Cheshire, Derbyshire & Yorkshire--] by Thomas Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1765 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogues of the collections of pictures of the Duke of Devonshire, General Guise, and the late Sir Paul Methuen by William Cavendish Devonshire( Book )

2 editions published in 1760 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Grenville papers by George Grenville( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The George Grenville papers contain letters from Grenville's political associates from 1756 to 1757 during his tenure as treasurer of the Navy. The letters concern military operations in North America at the start of the Seven Years War (French and Indian War), maneuvers of the French and British fleets in the Atlantic and Mediterranean, ministerial policies, parliamentary acts, news of political appointments, and social gossip
A South-West view of Chatsworth etc. a beautiful seat of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire to whom this plate is humbly inscrib'd by his Grace's most dutiful and most obed.t serv.t T. Smith by François Vivarès( Visual )

1 edition published in 1744 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stampa raffigurante una veduta del Devonshire: in primo piano sulla sinistra un albero ad alto fusto parzialmente secco, in basso, gentiluomini e gentildonne passeggiano sul prato accompagnati da cani e cavalli; nel piano intermedio, sulle rive di un fiume attraversato da un ponte, piccole fattorie. In secondo piano Chatsworth House, residenza del duca di Devonshire, circondata da giardini e fontane; sullo sfondo bassi rilievi montuosi dalle pendici ricoperte di alberi
William, 4th Duke of Devonshire : artist file : by William Cavendish Devonshire( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assembled artist file includes b & w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
His Excellency William Marquiss of Hartington ... his speech to ... parliament at Dublin ... seventh day of October, 1755 by William Cavendish Devonshire( Book )

1 edition published in 1755 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

At the New Theatre in the Hay Market, Othello [Thursday] March [7]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1751 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Printed in sepia ink. Text on rococo-style shield surrounded by foliage, violin, mask, spear, scroll, bow, quiver, and parasol
A View of Hopping Hill Mare / on ye River Derwent (four Miles North of Derby) belonging to his Grace the Duke of Devonshire, to whom this plate is humbly inscrib'd by his Grace's / most dutiful & most obet Sert T Smith. by Thomas Smith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1765 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

No. 3; View of a weir with a man on the near bank fishing in the pool at the base, four men in a small boat punting towards him, another man showing the site to two ladies on the left and a brick building at the edge of the water on a level with the weir; two men riding along the path beside the river on the far bank and sheep gambolling on the steep wooded hillside above. Numbered '3' bottom right. See Maps K. Top. 11.37. for an impression dated Augt 25 1745
Designs for masques & plays at court; a descriptive catalogue of drawings for scenery and costumes mainly in the collection of the Duke of Devonshire by Inigo Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cavendish, William.

Cavendish William 1720-1764

Cavendish, William 1720-1764 4th Duke of Devonshire

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Cavendish, William 4th Duke of Devonshire 1720-1764

Cavendish, William, Duke of Devonshire.

Cavendish, William, duke of Devonshire, 1720-1764

Cavendish, William of Devonshire

Devonshire, William

Devonshire, William 4th Duke of

Devonshire, William C. of 1720-1764

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Devonshire, William Cavendish Duke of 1720-1764

Gulielmus Cavendish

Hartington Marquis de 1720-1764

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William Cavendish, 4. Duke of Devonshire britischer Politiker, Premierminister (1756–1757)

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William Cavendish, 4ma duko di Devonshire

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William Cavendish, IV duca di Devonshire politico inglese

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William IV. Devonshire, Duke 1720-1764

Вільям Кавендіш, 4-й герцог Девонширський

Кавендиш, Уильям 4-й герцог Девонширский

Кавендиш, Уильям, 4-й герцог Девонширский британский государственный деятель и политик, 5-й Премьер-министр Великобритании

Уільям Кэвендзіш

Ўільям Кэвэндыш

ויליאם קוונדיש

ויליאם קוונדיש, הדוכס הרביעי מדבונשייר

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ویلیام کاوندیش دوونشر سیاست‌مدار بریتانیایی

विलियम केवन्डिश

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