Overview

Robert Harley

(1661—1724) politician


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1661–1724),

Tory statesman and bibliophile. He frequented the Scriblerus Club, and acquired a great library of books and manuscripts, which his son inherited. See Harleian Mss.

Subjects: British History — Literature.


Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »


Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.