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Arnolfini, José, fl 1662-1665 (prelate)



  • Existence: fl 1662 - 1665


José Arnolfini, a Neapolitan prelate not otherwise identified, wrote these political discourses to the Spanish King, the first in the form of a letter on the likelihood of France under Louis XIV declaring war on Spain to obtain the Duchy of Brabant as dowry of his Spanish Queen, Maria Theresa; the second, a discourse on the present state of the Spanish monarchy, both written in the same hand.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Discourse on present state of monarchy, 1662

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9767
Dates: 1662

Letter on likelihood of France declaring war on Spain, 1665

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9766
Dates: 1665