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The Visitacion of the Countie of Derbie, made by William Flower

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MS. Top. Derbyshire b. 1

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'The Visitacion of the Countie of Derbie, made by William Flower ... in the yere ... Mccccclxix ...', pedigrees with coloured arms and an index of the families. The Leek family has some additional notes relating to its history in the 14th and 15th centt. at fol. 30b. One leaf appears to be missing after fol. 4.

Dates

  • written in the last quarter of the 16th century

Extent

45 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Top. Derbyshire b. 1

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19015

Abstract

'The Visitacion of the Countie of Derbie, made by William Flower,' written in the last quarter of the 16th century

Biographical / Historical

William Flower (1497/8–1588) was a herald.

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. V, no. 29290.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought at the Towneley sale (lot 89) on June 27, 1883, for £15.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

16 1/2 × 11 3/8 in.
Title
The Visitacion of the Countie of Derbie, made by William Flower
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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