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An account of 'A collection of [16] Tracts in Black-letter printed by Robert Wyer, etc. In the possession of Mr. John Latham, Dartford'

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MS. Eng. misc. f. 3

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An account of 'A collection of [16] Tracts in Black-letter printed by Robert Wyer, etc. In the possession of Mr. John Latham, Dartford', in the handwriting of William Herbert (d. 1795), with extracts from the tracts. Wyer printed at London from about 1527 to 1542.

Dates

  • Written about 1780-1790 by W. Herbert

Extent

62 pages

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. misc. f. 3, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. misc. f. 3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18935

Abstract

An account of 'A collection of [16] Tracts in Black-letter printed by Robert Wyer, etc. In the possession of Mr. John Latham, Dartford'

Biographical / Historical

William Herbert (1718-1795) was a bibliographer and antiquary.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 31038

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from messrs. Jarvis in Dec. 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 1/2 × 4 1/8 in.
Title
An account of 'A collection of [16] Tracts in Black-letter printed by Robert Wyer, etc. In the possession of Mr. John Latham, Dartford'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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