Item 1.1 - Miscellaneous papers

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Miscellaneous papers


  • 14th c.–19th c. (Creation)

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1 volume, containing 14 leaves (ff. i, 1–13), all but one of which have documents pasted to them. Bound in cloth.

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Inside the front cover is the armorial bookplate of Samuel Sandars, and a bookplate recording that the book was given by him to the Library in 1871.

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On the front is stamped ‘ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS & PAPERS.’ The docu-ments are accompanied by folded sheets of blue paper bearing descriptions of the documents, in which they were evidently kept before they were bound.

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  • English
  • Latin
  • Spanish
  • French

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This description was created by A. C. Green in 2021.




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