Sir Everard Fawkener, friend and correspondent of Voltaire

BookSir Everard Fawkener, friend and correspondent of Voltaire

Sir Everard Fawkener, friend and correspondent of Voltaire

Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment, 133

1975

December 1st, 1975

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Table of Contents
Section TitlePagePrice
Cover1
Title page6
Copyright page7
Acknowledgements10
Table of Contents12
Preface14
Abbreviations16
Chapter I. Antecedents18
Chapter II. Aleppo36
Chapter III. London 1725-173544
Chapter IV. Ambassador to the Porte60
Chapter V. London 1743-1745: Royal Favour82
Chapter VI. The General Post Office90
Chapter VII. Secretary to 'Butcher' Cumberland96
Chapter VIII. Wedded Bliss112
Chapter IX. The Last Ten Years124
Chapter X. Family Fortunes138
Chapter XI. The Friendship with Voltaire150
Conclusion158
Appendix160