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George Savile, Marquis of Halifax: Character of a Trimmer

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6010

Scope and Contents

124 folios: (fo. 2) title-page with scribblings and a 19th century note attributing the authorship to Sir Wm Coventry; (fo. 3) preface; (fo. 9) text. There is no indication whether this is an autograph copy of Savile's work or otherwise.


  • Creation: 1684


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1918.


The 'Character of a Trimmer' was printed in London, 1688, when it was attributed, incorrectly, to Sir W. Coventry, and was reprinted several times thereafter.
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