Transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II
Early 17th-century transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II, with (fols. 131-158) notes of escheats in Devon and Cornwall to temp. Ed. IV, copied from a book by Ralph Brooke, then in the possession of Thomas Cole of the Inner Temple.
- Creation: early 17th-century
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. c. 47, fols. 1-2]
MS. Top. gen. c. 47
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 17852
Early 17th-century transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II.
Biographical / Historical
Biographical details unknown.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, no. 54133.
Owned by Sir Henry Spelman; Christie's, Feb. 1820 (Cox Macro sale), lot 112(2); Gurney MS. XXV vol. 2 (HMC 27: 12th report (1890), app. part ix, 144); Sotheby's, 30 March 1936 (Q. E. Gurney sale), lot 114.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Bought, Bernard Halliday, cat. 201 (1936), 562.
19th-century blind-stamped reversed calf
- Transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II
- EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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