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Parliament Office in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

John Christopher Sainty

Parliament Office in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

biographical notes on Clerks in the Houseof Lords, 1600 to 1800.

by John Christopher Sainty

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Published by House of Lords Records Office in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament. -- House of Lords. -- Parliament Office.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreat Britain. Parliament. House of Lords. Records Office.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13795484M

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Drawing on a wide range of British and foreign archival sources, it is an important study for assessing eighteenth-century Britain and for understanding the role of contingency in the evaluation of political by: 6. British Parliament - the House of Lords and the House of Commons - is the legislative body of the United Kingdom and meets in the Palace of Westminster.

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University members will need to login for remote access. The rolls of parliament were the official records of the meetings of the English parliament from the reign of Edward I ( - ) until the reign of Henry VII ( - ), after which they were superseded by the Journals of the Lords and, somewhat later, of the : Hannah Chandler.

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