File EH4/10. - Household account book (separated accounts),

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Household account book (separated accounts),


  • 1779-1781. (Creation)

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1 vol (95 pp. of text)

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Account book entitled "The Separated Accounts" recording household expenses similar to the preceding ones but containing additional sections for the stillroom, confectioner, theatrical accounts, house steward and nursery, probably at St James’s Square, and incorporating a small section for the Isleworth property, 1779-1781. It includes payments to John Richards for stage scenery, music at Doctor [William] Boyce’s sale, 1779, music copyist Dorian, musicians including Mr Wilcox, Mr Randall, and Clarke, organist at Covent Garden, tickets for a concert by [J.C.] Bach and [Karl] Abel, 1780, and charity to the widow of [Thomas] Arne, 1781. Integral index present.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library. = Disgwylir i ddarllenwyr sydd am ddefnyddio papurau modern yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru gydymffurfio â Deddf Gwarchod Data 1998 yng nghyd-destun unrhyw brosesu ganddynt o ddata personol a gasglwyd o gofnodion modern sydd ar gadw yn y Llyfrgell. Nodir y manylion yn yr wybodaeth a roddir wrth wneud cais am Docyn Darllen.

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Previous NLW ref: Misc. Vol. 14, "Domestic Accounts (London)" but it also lists numerous items in the locality of Wynnstay and Ruabon.


Preferred citation: EH4/10.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: EH4/10 (Box 79).