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Volume containing historical sketches of the Plantagenet, Tudor and Stuart kings of England, with genealogical tables

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MS. Eng. hist. d. 278

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Volume containing historical sketches of the Plantagenet, Tudor and Stuart kings of England, with genealogical tables.

Guarded in at fol. 2 is a discourse of 11 leaves on 'the discents and genealogies of the kings and princes of England from the Conquest unto this daie', by D. R., 1592.

Dates

  • n.d., watermark 1825

Extent

171 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. d. 278, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. d. 278

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10843-3

Overview

Volume containing historical sketches of the Plantagenet, Tudor and Stuart kings of England, with genealogical tables, n.d., watermark 1825.

Biographical / Historical

The House of Plantagenet, also called house of Anjou or Angevin dynasty, was the royal house of England which reigned from 1154 to 1485 and provided 14 kings. The House of Tudor was an English royal house of Welsh origin. Tudor monarchs ruled the Kingdom of England and its realms, from 1485 until 1603, with five monarchs. The House of Stuart, originally Stewart, was a European royal house of Scotland with Breton origin, they provided 9 monarchs of Scotland between 1371 and 1603. kings of England

Custodial History

Bookplate of H. J. B. Clements; lettered '18' on spine.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 31 Oct. 1966 (Clements sale), lot 1171.

Physical Facet

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Title
Volume containing historical sketches of the Plantagenet, Tudor and Stuart kings of England, with genealogical tables, n.d., watermark 1825
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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