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Two volumes containing a catalogue of black-letter and other books printed before 1600 in the possession of William Bayntun of Gray's Inn

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MSS. Eng. misc. e. 80-81

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Two volumes containing a catalogue of black-letter and other books printed before 1600 in the possession of William Bayntun of Gray's Inn, c. 1768-1770, with (MS. Eng. misc. e. 80, fols. 9-48) two lists of books mentioned in Joseph Ames, Typographical antiquities.

156, 194 leaves.

Dates

  • c. 1768-1770

Extent

1 box

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 80-81, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MSS. Eng. misc. e. 80-81

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12784

Overview

Two volumes containing a catalogue of black-letter and other books printed before 1600 in the possession of William Bayntun of Gray's Inn

Biographical / Historical

Sir William Bayntun (1766-1840) was a Knight and admiral.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in the Library, 1916.

Physical Facet

19th-cent. half calf
Title
Two volumes containing a catalogue of black-letter and other books printed before 1600 in the possession of William Bayntun of Gray's Inn
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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