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Accounts by Arthur Collins, c. 17th-18th century

MS. Eng. hist. c. 185
Held at the Weston Library

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Accounts by Arthur Collins, in the hand of an amanuensis, corrected by Collins, of:

  1. (fols. 1-16d) the 'Earls of Brittany & Richmond'
  2. (fols. 18-26) 'Norris ... Earl of Berkshire. 14 Eliz.'
  3. (fols. 27-8) Sir Henry Seymour: last item only is printed in The peerage of England (3rd ed., London, 1756), i, 169
  4. The lifted back pastedown (now fol. 31) is a printed 'sett of wooden characters made use of by the late learned antiquary Thomas Hearne A.M.'.


  • Creation: c. 17th-18th century


34 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. hist. c. 185

Physical Facet

Marbled paper covers, vellum label, inscription illegible

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom