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A petition by Matthew Bulwer a schoolboy at Hertford

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MS. Lat. misc. e. 21 (R)

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A petition by Matthew Bulwer a schoolboy at Hertford, similar to that of no. 30570, and on a similar or the same occasion. It consists of an 'Encomium Æsopi' (preceded by a coloured ornament with a representation of Æsop) and five sets of verses.

Dates

  • Written about the third quarter of the 17th cent., by M. Bulwer at Hertford

Extent

1 roll

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Lat. misc. e. 21 (R), fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Lat. misc. e. 21 (R)

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20422

Overview

A petition by Matthew Bulwer a schoolboy at Hertford

Biographical / Historical

Matthew Bulwer (fl. 1650-1675) was a schoolboy.

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. 30585

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found in the Gough room, 1889.

Physical Facet

On paper, with some coloured ornament

Dimensions

A roll 11 ft. 1 1/2 in. × 7 1/2 in. in 13 pieces, in a cardboard box 8 1/8 × 1 5/8 squ. in.
Title
A petition by Matthew Bulwer a schoolboy at Hertford
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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