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Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.'

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MS. Top. gen. b. 56

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Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.', temp. Henry VIII, with an index at fols. 125-132.

Dates

  • temp. Henry VIII

Extent

145 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. b. 56, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. gen. b. 56

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17829

Overview

Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.', temp. Henry VIII.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

Owned by John Holland, and by Hudson Gurney, 1819; Sotheby's, 30 March 1936 (Q. E. Gurney sale), lot 126; booklabel of Comte Henry Chandon de Briailles (1898-1937).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from D. D. Evans, Day's Bookshop, Thame, 1956.

Physical Facet

18th-century blind-tooled calf, rebacked
Title
Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.'
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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