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The Embassador and His Functions

written by Monsieur de Wicquefort, Privy-Counsellor to the Duke of Brunswick and Lunenburg, Zell, &c. : in two books ... ; translated into English by Mr. Digby
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Published
London : Printed for Bernard Lintott ... and sold by Charles King ... Edward Fleetwood ... and William Taylor ..., 1716.
Language
English
French (translated from)
Uniform Title
Ambassadeur et Ses Fonctions English 1716
Description
570, [28] p. ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Notes
  • Translation of: L'Ambassadeur et ses fonctions.
  • Remainder of t.p. transcription: I. Shewing, the right of sovereigns to send embassadors, the several orders of publick ministers, of the birth, learning, and age of embassadors, and the trust reposed in them, their instructions, letters of credence, powers, passports, entries, audiences ... expences ... the competition between France and Spain, and several other princes and states about rank. II. Treating of the functions of embassadors, their manner of negotiating, their liberty of speech ... of the treaty of Westphalia, and all other treaties in the last century ... the lives and characters of the most illustrious embassadors, and of several splendid embassies, viz. I. That of Sir Francis Walsingham from Q. Elizabeth to France ... III. Sir Robert Shirley, embassador from the K. of Persia to K. James 1st. ... V. The Lord Falconbridge to the French king at Dunkirk ... X. Sir William Temple to the Hague and Nimeguen, with many other embassies from England, France, Spain, which afford useful historical relations no where else to be found : also, a large account of the constitution of the German Empire, the manner of electing their emperors ... of the ... rights and prerogatives of the several electors, and the laws and usages of the Empire.
  • Second t.p. reads: The embassador and his functions. To which is added, An historical discourse, concerning the election of the Emperor and the Electors.
  • Translator: John Digby. Cf. royal privilege.
  • Printed in double columns.
  • "An historical discourse of the election of the Emperor, and of the Electors of the Empire": p. [431]-570.
  • Includes index.
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