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Letters, addressed to Sir John Sinclair

William Creech

Letters, addressed to Sir John Sinclair

respecting the mode of living, arts, commerce, literature, manners, &c. of Edinburgh, in 1763.

by William Creech

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Published in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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ContributionsSinclair, John, Sir, 1754-1835.
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20714337M

PREFACE. The desire which has been repeatedly expressed by persons cognizant of its existence, that the important and interesting manuscript left by Gouverneur Morris should be brought to light—the portion buried in Mr. Jared Sparks’s history as well as the large and more piquant part excluded therefrom—induced me to undertake the work of editing the diary and letters of my grandfather. Source 1: ‘History of the origin and progress of the Statistical Account of Scotland’, by Sir John Sinclair, Printed book (NLS shelfmark: S.A.S.) Sir John Sinclair was a lay member of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and enlisted Church of Scotland ministers across Scotland to help him complete his survey of the nation.

London: The letter-press printed by W. Bulmer, the letters engraved by S.J. Neele, Agriculture, Politics and Government: Inscribed on half t.p.: “For his Excellency John Adams- President of the United States of America with Sir John Sinclar’s compliments and as a mark of his esteem and regard. 5 June ”. Page 41 - Eudes the son of Hubert, the King's Dapifer and Sheriff of Essex, was not only the founder of the great house of Saint John at Colchester, but won a purer fame as one of the very few Normans in high authority who knew how to win the love and confidence of the conquered English.3 1 Roman de Bou, ; " Hubert de Bie ert a sa porte, Entre li mostier et sa mote, Guillame vit de'saturn.

  John Sinclair, Master of Caithness was born circa He was the son of George Sinclair, 4th Earl of Caithness and Elizabeth Graham.2 He married Lady Jean Hepburn, daughter of Patrick Hepburn, 3rd Earl of Bothwell and Agnes Sinclair, from 10 December to 16 January / He and Lady Jean Hepburn were divorced on 17 July He. Back to Index | Previous page | Next page THE SINCLAIRS OF ULBSTER. The estate of Ulbster is in the parish of Wick. Amongst the places mentioned is the castle of Brims The ancestor of this family was William Sinclair, first laird of Mey, the second son of George, fourth Earl of Caithness, who granted him the lands of Mey in His elder brother, John, Master of Caithness.


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