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The sixth volume of a series of copies of Rolls of the English Parliament

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MS. Polyglot c. 1

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The sixth volume of a series of copies of Rolls of the English Parliament: this volume extends from 1 Hen. 6 to 18 Hen. 6 (A.D. 1422-39).

Dates

  • Written in the 16th century

Extent

375 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • French
  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Polyglot c. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19422

Abstract

The sixth volume of a series of copies of Rolls of the English Parliament

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 32575

Custodial History

Owned by sir Kenelm Digby, see above: with the armorial bookplate (about 1830-40?) of -- Kirkmann. In the Phillipps Library MS. no. 25331: in the Phillipps sale, June 7, 1898, lot 305.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from messrs. A. Maurice and Co. (catal. N. S. 56, no. 4) on Aug. 5, 1898.

Physical Facet

On paper, the binding (17th cent.), of brown leather, re-backed and repaired, bears the stamped arms of sir Kenelm Digby (d. 1665)

Dimensions

12 5/8 × 8 5/8 in.
Title
The sixth volume of a series of copies of Rolls of the English Parliament
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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