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History and description of the city of London, with the antiquities of the several wards; being a brief epitome of Stow's Survey , by George Turner, 17th century

MS. Rawl. B. 353
Held at the Weston Library

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Neatly written in a hand resembling print. The latest date mentioned in the course of the book is that of 1626 at fol. 46.

At the end are added the following miscellaneous collections:

  1. (fol. 82) "Of diuers thinges a breife and short epitome;" chiefly notes upon coins and coinage;
  2. (fol. 88b) On artillery;
  3. (fol. 90) "Wise speeches;" notes from English history of a few memorable sayings;
  4. (fol. 92) "A short discription of [the] third temple att Jerusalem built by Herod."

At the end: "Ne sutor ultra crepidam. George Turner. 1648. Sept."


  • Creation: 17th century


97 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. B. 353


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