Item 1 - Documents relating to the prosecution of Margaret Rudd and Robert and Daniel Perreau for forgery

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Crewe MS/1

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Documents relating to the prosecution of Margaret Rudd and Robert and Daniel Perreau for forgery

Date(s)

  • 1775 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 volume (44 x 35 cm), containing 2 documents (ff. 1–14) and 6 other leaves (ff. 15–20) with documents pasted to the rectos. Quarter-bound.

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Archival history

The armorial bookplate of Robert, Earl of Crewe, is pasted inside the volume and his heraldic ‘garb’ is stamped on the front cover.

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On the spine is stamped 'Rudd and Perreau: Original Documents'. For the contents see the separate descriptions.

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Accruals

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Foliated 1–20.

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  • English

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Publication note

See Sarah Bakewell, The Smart (2001), which contains an extensive bibliography

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