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A copy of John Selden's Mare Clausum (Lond. 1635, folio), 17th century

MS. Add. c. 262

  • Request

A copy of John Selden's Mare Clausum (Lond. 1635, folio) wanting the first four leaves, with the margins covered with anecdotes and reminiscences in the hand of Charles Stanhope, 2nd baron Stanhope of Harrington. This volume was found among other Rawlinson volumes, and presumably belonged to Dr. Richard Rawlinson.


  • Creation: 17th century


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Add. c. 262

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. 27838.

Related Materials

H. 1. 18 Art. (Bacon's Resuscitatio, 1657) is a volume with similar notes by lord Stanhope, but there is no evidence to connect it with Rawlinson.

Repository Details

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