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Lot 683
DAVY FAMILY Letterbook containing copies of some 100 letters, some evidently autograph, principally by Charles Davy (b.1757), fellow of Caius College, Cambridge, and his brother Frederic (b.1759), sons of Charles Davy, miscellaneous writer (1722-97), including letters by Frederic from India, kept in a variety of hands
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DAVY FAMILY
Letterbook containing copies of some 100 letters, some evidently autograph, principally by Charles Davy (b.1757), fellow of Caius College, Cambridge, and his brother Frederic (b.1759), sons of Charles Davy, miscellaneous writer (1722-97), including letters by Frederic from India, kept in a variety of hands, with title-page ("Letters/January 1775"), index, table of dates of Frederic’s sailing to India (1775-6), c.350 pages, original reversed calf, covers coming loose, 8vo
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