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'A treatise of the Court of Starrchamber', in three parts, written in two hands in about 1620-1630

MS. Douce 66
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Beg. 'I cannot but with admiracion reuerence': stated in the 1840 Catalogue to be by William Hudson of Gray's Inn: the book was composed in about 1620-30. The hand changes at fol. 65.


  • Creation: written in two hands in about 1620-1630


91 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Douce 66

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 21640

Our best descriptions for medieval items in this collection are in Medieval Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries under MSS. Douce.

Physical Facet

On paper


8 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom