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Notebook of members of the Cartwright family of Aynho, Northamptonshire

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MS. Don. e. 6

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Notebook of members of the Cartwright family of Aynho, Northants., containing:
  1. Fols. 2, 3, 66v, 77v-66 rev., 48 rev. culinary, medical and veterinary recipes, c.1632-58
  2. Fols. 4-7v. verse probably copied by William Cartwright (1634-76)
  3. Fols. 8v-11v. 'catalogus librorum G[ulielmi] C[artwright]'
  4. Fols. 12-24v, 29v, 31-2, 36-8. copies and extracts of poems in various hands
  5. Fols. 25-35, 68-67v rev., 65-48v rev., 45-38v rev. extracts from some of the books listed on fols. 8v-11v. Verse in Crum.

Dates

  • 17th century

Extent

77 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Don. e. 6, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Don. e. 6

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16973

Overview

Notebook of members of the Cartwright family of Aynho, Northamptonshire

Biographical / Historical

The Cartwright family moved to Aynho in 1616 and lived there for more than 300 years, having extensive land holdings in both Northamptonshire and Oxfordshire, including Deddington.

Custodial History

Signatures of William Cartwright (fols. 1, 2v, 71v-5v), Jo. Cartwright (fol. 67v) and Katherin Cartwright (lower cover), 17th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Myers, cat. 291, item 120, given by the Friends of the Bodleian, 1933.

Physical Facet

Calf, gilt gauffred edges
Title
Notebook of members of the Cartwright family of Aynho, Northamptonshire
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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