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An obituary of eminent persons of Great Britain who died in 1625-49, 1650-59

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An obituary of eminent persons of Great Britain who died in 1625-49, 1650-59: written in the reign of Charles 2nd: the average is about five or six a year, and their characters, rather than the facts of their lives, are given.

Dates

  • Written in about 1670-1680

Extent

0.10 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. f. 3, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. hist. f. 3-4

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19817

Abstract

An obituary of eminent persons of Great Britain who died in 1625-49, 1650-59

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, nos. 31510-31511.

Custodial History

Owned successively by Dr. Edmund Isham, Joseph Parker the bookseller of Oxford, Dr. Philip Bliss (1817: armorial bookplate), and Sir Thomas Phillipps.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought by the Bodleian at the Phillipps sale, June 1893 (lot 113).

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

6 3/8 × 4 in.
Title
An obituary of eminent persons of Great Britain who died in 1625-49, 1650-59
Status
Published
Author
Collection Level Description and EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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