Copies of Gloucestershire Inquisitiones post Mortem , written in more than one hand in the early part of the 17th century
A mutilated volume of copies of Gloucestershire Inquisitiones post Mortem, in two series:
- (fols. 8-138v). from Sept. 18, 1584, to July 31, 1606;
- (fols. 139-171). from July 11, 1558, to Dec. 5, 1572.
Many leaves are wanting, as a contemporary foliation shows, and fols. 12-14, 93, 169, etc., are mutilated. A partial index is at fol. 4.
- Creation: written in more than one hand in the early part of the 17th century
Language of Materials
MS. Top. Glouc. b. 1
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. 27825.
Binder's mark as no. 175 in Weale's Bookbindings at S. Kensington (1894), p. 138, probably Elizabethan work.
On paper; binding, brown leather, injured, bearing vertical and horizontal fillets with rose, pomegranate, royal escutcheon, gateway, portcullis, fleur-de-lys
17 3/8 × 12 1/8 in.