Englands Epinomis or A Collection ... of those Lawes ... whereby the Kingdome of England hath binn ... governed ... to the end of King Johns Raigne, written in about A.D. 1679
'Englands Epinomis or A Collection ... of those Lawes ... whereby the Kingdome of England hath binn ... governed ... to the end of King Johns Raigne. Written by John Seldon [i.e. Selden] Esqre', an essay on early English law, connected with Selden's earlier Jani facies, with list of authors used and of contents; a copy by a professional scribe.
- Creation: written in about A.D. 1679
Language of Materials
MS. Bodl. 890
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. V, no. 27764.
'Aug. 2, 1679. Jmprimatur. Jo: Nicholas, Vic.-Can. Oxon.': it was printed in 1683 at London.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1698.