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'A short Geographical Description of the County of Northampton, by John Jnnys . 1744'

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MS. Top. Northants a. 2

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'A short Geographical Description of the County of Northampton, by John Jnnys . 1744', dedicated to the rt. hon. George Compton, M.P., with an index and some engraved maps of England, etc. The title is a coloured engraved one, with the centre part removed.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1744 by J. Innys

Extent

33 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

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

MS. Top. Northants a. 2

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20514

Abstract

'A short Geographical Description of the County of Northampton, by John Jnnys . 1744'

Biographical / Historical

John Jnnys (fl. 1744).

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. 30748

Custodial History

With two armorial bookplates, one of Way (anonymous: a knight in armour by a river, with sun and tree, 18th cent.), and one of 'John Towneley Esqr.'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by The Bodleian Library in 1890.

Physical Facet

On paper, binding, panelled calf with gold ornament, English contemporary work

Dimensions

21 × 16 in.
Title
'A short Geographical Description of the County of Northampton
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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