Pedigrees Printed for Sir Thomas Phillipps
Pedigrees printed for Sir Thomas Phillipps, including many annotated proofs, some showing the name of the printer, and the number of copies printed, with proofs of other Middle Hill Press items. The loose boards in which these proofs were kept are from a Phillipps MS., lettered 'Fatti Curiosi MS', with the remains of a Phillipps label '7...' on the spine - MS. Top. gen. c. 106*.
- [19th cent.?]
Language of Materials
English and Latin
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. gen. a. 20].
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MSS. Top. gen. a. 20, c. 105-6, c. 106*
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13342
Biographical / Historical
Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872) was a collector of manuscripts and printed books. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
A full description is available in the Library.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collections was bought from Francis Edwards in 1977.
- Pedigrees Printed for Sir Thomas Phillipps
- Emily Tarrant
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