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'The genealogie, life and death of ... Robert [Greville], Lord Brooke' by Thomas Spencer

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 240

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'The genealogie, life and death of ... Robert [Greville], Lord Brooke' by Thomas Spencer, vicar of Budbrooke, Warws., dedicated to (pp. ix-x) Lord Brooke's widow and (pp. xi-xii) his son, Francis Greville, 3rd Baron Brooke, with (pp. 81-4) a copy by Spencer of Thomas Read's Latin oration on James I's visit to Warwick in 1617.

The volume is annotated by Thomas Dugard. Printed, 'The genealogie ...', ed. P. Styles, in Miscellany I (Dugdale Society, 31, 1977), 159-96.

(pages 85-100 are blank)

Dates

  • 1644

Extent

100 pages

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. e. 240

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16574

Overview

'The genealogie, life and death of ... Robert [Greville], Lord Brooke' by Thomas Spencer, 1644

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Spencer was the vicar of Budbrooke in Warwickshire.

Custodial History

Bookplates of Warwick Castle and Warwick Castle Local Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 7 April 1970, lot 495.

Physical Facet

18th-cent. ruled calf
Title
'The genealogie, life and death of ... Robert [Greville], Lord Brooke' by Thomas Spencer, 1644
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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