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Papers relating to the Smith family, bulk: early 17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 87
Held at the Weston Library

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On two fly-leaves at the beginning is scribbled:

  1. "A catalouge of Mr. Smith's bookes," commencing with Hammond's Practical Catechism, and ending thus, "58. A great book in parchment dobled. / 9 other great books in folio. / A book of heraldry."
  2. On the reverse of the second fly-leaf is the following note: "Read over this book, (lent me by Thomas Rawlinson, esq) in Oct. 23, 1720, and then extracted some things from it. Tho. Hearne." These extracts are to be found in vol. xc. of Hearne's MS. Diary, in the Bodleian library, pp. 92–101.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within early 17th century


18 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 87


Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom