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Copy of Sir Thomas Roe's account of the Diet of Ratisbon in 1640 and 1641

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 179

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Copy of Sir Thomas Roe's account of the Diet of Ratisbon in 1640 and 1641, 17th century.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

88 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. e. 179, fols 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. e. 179

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16501

Overview

Copy of Sir Thomas Roe's account of the Diet of Ratisbon in 1640 and 1641

Biographical / Historical

Sir Thomas Roe (1581-1644) was an English diplomat of the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods. He sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1614 and 1644.

Custodial History

A copy of this manuscript was owned by Thomas Smith of Magdalen College, Oxford, c.1690: see A. Wood, Athenae Oxonienses, ed. P. Bliss, iii (London, 1817), 113; bookplate of Charles Bruce, Viscount Bruce of Ampthill, 1716; shelf-marks on pastedown '128:H:4' and 'cat. 72', probably 18th cent.; Sotheby's, 3 March 1919 (Marquess of Ailesbury sale), lot 482.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from G. H. Last, 1919.

Physical Facet

vellum binding, remains of diamond shaped label
Title
Copy of Sir Thomas Roe's account of the Diet of Ratisbon in 1640 and 1641
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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