Notebooks and an address by C.F. du P. Dumouriez

Scope and Content

Three notebooks containing 'Mmoire gnral sur le gouvernement de Buenos Ayres', with an address to C.J.T. de Saavedra, by C.F. du P. Dumouriez, published in his Mmoires et correspondence indits (2 vols., Paris, 1834).

Administrative / Biographical History

C.F. du P. Dumouriez (1739-1823) was a French general in the French Revolutionary Wars. See the Dictionnaire de Biographie Franaise for further information.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Bought by the Library, P.J. & A.R. Dobell, cat. 2 (1921), 113.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47219-21.

Custodial History

Bookplate of 'A.M.' (monogram).

Geographical Names