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A composite list of printed books

 Single Item
MS. Add. A. 243
Held at the Weston Library

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A composite list of printed books, written out about 1680-90:

  1. Fol. 3. a list of books, with additions by archbp. Sancroft; these were sold in some sale
  2. Fol. 6. 'Catalogue of the Legacy-Books according to the schedule found at Westminster'
  3. Fol. 9. 'Books remaining which belong not to us', both in Sancroft's hand
  4. Fol. 12. a page of a list of books, also in Sancroft's hand

(fols. 13-end are blank)


  • Creation: Written about 1680-1690


42 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. A. 243, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. A. 243

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20317


A composite list of printed books

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. V, no. 30302

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Referenced in 1883: the list may have come to the Library with Tanner's MSS. in 1736, or with Rawlinson's in 1756.

Physical Facet

On paper


9 1/4 × 7 1/4 in.

A composite list of printed books
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom