Henry St. John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678-1751) was Secretary of State. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Two volumes of contemporary copies, in the same hand, of letters from Henry St. John, Secretary of State, to Charles Boyle, 4th Earl of Orrery, envoy to the Netherlands.
The volumes were purchased in 1927 and 1933.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 41796-7.
Boyle | Charles | 1676-1731 | 4th Earl of Orrery and 1st Baron Marston | General
St John | Henry | 1678-1751 | 1st Viscount Bolingbroke | statesman
Great Britain | Politics and government | 18th century