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Domestic account book of George Austen of Shalford, Surrey

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MS. Top. Surrey e. 4

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Domestic account book of George Austen of Shalford, Surrey, 1614-1621, including payments for his sons at Cambridge and Oxford universities.

The volume was used by other members of the family, including:
  1. (fols. 149v-144v rev.) John, 1621-1626;
  2. (fols. 139-102v rev.) George, 1718-1727.

Dates

  • 17th-18th century

Extent

150 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Surrey e. 4, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. Surrey e. 4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8363

Abstract

Domestic account book of George Austen of Shalford, Surrey, also used by other members of the family, 17th-18th century.

Biographical / Historical

George Austen (fl. 1614-1621) of Shalford, Surrey.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 4 July 1955 (André de Coppet sale), lot 768.

Physical Facet

Limp vellum wrappers, with ties
Title
Domestic account book of George Austen of Shalford, Surrey
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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