Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament
Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament, c.1625, sometimes attributed to Sir Simonds D'Ewes, but printed [1681?] as a work of John Selden.
- Creation: c.1625
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. d. 223, fols. 1-2].
MS. Eng. hist. d. 223
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7409
Contemporary copy of a treatise Judicature in parliament, c.1625.
Biographical / Historical
Sir Simonds D'Ewes, 1602-1650, 1st baronet, was an English diarist and antiquary. John Selden, 1584-1654, was an English lawyer and historical/linguistic scholar.
Other Finding Aids
Possibly owned by Sir Julius Caesar; 'From Dr. P. H. Winfield, St. John's College, Cambridge to A. J. Ellison 1919'.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Mrs. F. J. Varley, 1949.
Gilt-tooled calf, stamped IC in centre of each cover
- Contemporary copy of a treatise 'Judicature in parliament', c.1625
- EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
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