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A transcript of Edmond Willis's 'Abbreviation of writing by character ...', Written about 1620 by John Walthorpe

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MS. Marshall 89

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A transcript of Edmond Willis's 'Abbreviation of writing by character ...' (London, 1618, 8°), made by John Walthorpe (fols. iii, 21v).

Dates

  • Written about 1620 by John Walthorpe

Extent

23 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. Marshall 89

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. II, no. 5298

Custodial History

Manuscript (66).

The inner back cover bears 'William Walthorp' in a later 17th-cent. hand.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, contemporary brown calf, stamped with gilt ornament and royal arms with 'I.W.' on each outer cover

Dimensions

7 1/4 × 5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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