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Contemporary copy (before 1657) of Robert Codrington's translation of 'The memoriall of Queene Marguaret of Valois' with notes by Edmund Ferrers

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 321

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Contemporary copy (before 1657) of Robert Codrington's translation of 'The memoriall of Queene Marguaret of Valois', with notes by Edmund Ferrers.

The first printed edition (London, 1641) is dedicated to Sir Thomas Barrington; this manuscript copy is dedicated to Sir Richard Ducie (written over an erasure).

Dates

  • before 1657

Extent

266 pages

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. e. 321, pp. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. e. 321

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16580

Overview

Contemporary copy (before 1657) of Robert Codrington's translation of 'The memoriall of Queene Marguaret of Valois' with notes by Edmund Ferrers.

Biographical / Historical

Robert Codrington (1601/2-1665) was a British translator and writer.

Custodial History

Bookplate of Edmund Ferrers; Thomas Thorpe, 1836 catalogue, item 285; Phillipps MS. 9588; Sotheby's, 21 March 1895, lot 187.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from D. D. Evans, 1965.

Physical Facet

Bound by Gray of Cambridge in red morocco, 20th cent
Title
Contemporary copy (before 1657) of Robert Codrington's translation of 'The memoriall of Queene Marguaret of Valois' with notes by Edmund Ferrers
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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