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General armory of English families

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MS. Top. gen. c. 74

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General armory of English families, late 17th century, with 18th-century additions.

Dates

  • late 17th-18th century

Extent

244 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. c. 74, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. gen. c. 74

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8428

Overview

General armory of English families, late 17th century, with 18th-century additions.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by 'W. S. 1770' (fol. 1); bought by Barak Longmate 'Feb. 13 1792 at Mr. Sanderson's sale' (White & Sons), and by William Bawtrey at 'the sale [Leigh & Sotheby] of Mr. Longmate's collection March 11 1794' (fol. iv); bought from Bawtrey by Thomas Willement, 1818 (fol. iv); Sotheby's, 22 June 1865 (Willement sale), lot 601; bookplate of Willement, H. J. C. Rostron and P. S. Spokes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by P. S. Spokes from Thomas Thorp, 1937, and given by him, 1955.

Physical Facet

19th-century half brown morocco, gilt, marbled boards
Title
General armory of English families
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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