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Copy by George Harbin from an original in William Sancroft's hand of 'Advice given to A. Bp. Sancroft & ye other depriv'd Bps. by some lawyers w[ha]t they might doe', headed 'Of parliaments'

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MS. Eng. misc. d. 145

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Copy by George Harbin (note by him, fol. 16), from an original in William Sancroft's hand of 'Advice given to A. Bp. Sancroft & ye other depriv'd Bps. by some lawyers w[ha]t they might doe', headed 'Of parliaments'.

Harbin attributes the paper to Mr. North, probably Roger North. A copy of the advice in Sancroft's hand is in Bodl., MS. Tanner 459, fols. 15-22, and a letter from Roger North relating to it, 1689, is ibid., fol. 3.

Dates

  • c. 1689

Extent

16 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. d. 145, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. d. 145

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17476

Overview

Copy by George Harbin

Biographical / Historical

George Harbin (d. 1744) was a nonjuror and antiquary. William Sancroft (1617-1693) was Archbishop of Canterbury.

Custodial History

Bought with other Harbin MSS. from Sir Alexander Malet by Sir Thomas Phillipps, 1831; Phillipps MS. 4887; Sotheby's, 17 May 1897, lot 633; possibly owned by W. A. Lindsay.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, G. H. Last, cat. 136 (1927), 2958.

Physical Facet

19th-cent. half calf, embossed cloth boards
Title
Copy by George Harbin from an original in William Sancroft's hand of 'Advice given to A. Bp. Sancroft & ye other depriv'd Bps. by some lawyers w[ha]t they might doe', headed 'Of parliaments'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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