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Early 17th-cent. copy of 'A treatise of succession written in the life tyme of ... Mary late Queene of Scotts' by Edmund Plowden

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MS. Don. c. 43

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Early 17th-cent. copy of 'A treatise of succession written in the life tyme of ... Mary late Queene of Scotts' by Edmund Plowden, with a dedication to James I signed by Francis Plowden, son of Edmund. This manuscript is mentioned among Plowden's works in DNB.

Dates

  • Early 17th century

Extent

88 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. c. 43, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. c. 43

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16788

Overview

Early 17th-cent. copy of 'A treatise of succession written in the life tyme of ... Mary late Queene of Scotts' by Edmund Plowden

Biographical / Historical

Edmund Plowden (c. 1518-1585) was an English law reporter.

Custodial History

Owned by J. Higginbotham of Pensax Court, Worcs., 1866; the Cawood family of Bewdley, Worcs., until c.1920; M. L. Ivor (?) Browne (?)-(letter from him, fol. v).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Thomas Thorp and given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1934.

Physical Facet

19th-cent. morocco, in 16th-cent. style
Title
Early 17th-cent. copy of 'A treatise of succession written in the life tyme of ... Mary late Queene of Scotts' by Edmund Plowden
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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