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Memorandum book of Frances Maria Vernon (né Warren), wife of the 4th Baron Vernon

 Single Item
MS. Eng. misc. d. 1467

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Containing recipes, lists of tradesmen and their wares, addresses and brief household and estate accounts. A later owner added (fols. 28v, 30v-34) further recipes and (fols. 29-30, 34v) lists of North American plants, the first marked to show roots owned by the writer, the second headed 'American Seeds given us by Dr. Bromfield – August/47'. Fols. 37-79 are blank.

Dates

  • c.1822-1833

Extent

79 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc d. 1467, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 1467

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 22237

Abstract

Memorandum book of Frances Maria Vernon (né Warren), wife of the 4th Baron Vernon

Biographical / Historical

Frances Maria Vernon (1787-1837), né Warren, was the wife of George Charles Venable-Vernon, the 4th Baron Vernon.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the library by Mrs A.V. Harcourt, 1989.

Physical Facet

Gilt-stamped calf, with lock, stamped ‘Frances Maria Vernon’ on lower cover.
Title
Memorandum book of Frances Maria Vernon (né Warren), wife of the 4th Baron Vernon
Status
Published
Author
EAD version 2022 by C. McIlwaine
Date
EAD version 2022
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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