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'Faber Fortunae', brief notes by John Aubrey R.S.S., on methods of retrieving his fortunes, Written after 1671 by John Aubrey

MS. Aubrey 26
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Begins 'To get a Patent to open the passage, for to make it wider for shipps to come to Bristowe' (fol. 2). Foll. 26 to end are blank paper.


  • Creation: Written after 1671 by John Aubrey


52 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Aubrey 26

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. 8312.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by Aubrey to the Ashmolean in (?) 1691.

Physical Facet

On paper.


8 1/10 × 6 2/5 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom