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17th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1479 Collections and/or Records:

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Book of arms in trick

Book of arms in trick, 17th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. d. 24
Extents: 228 pages
Dates: 17th century
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A book of magical charms

A book of magical charms
Shelfmark: MS. e Mus. 243
Extents: 86 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1622
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'A booke containeing the knowledge of diuers Precious Stones & Druggs'

'A booke containeing the knowledge of diuers Precious Stones & Druggs,' written in about A.D. 1640-1643 by N. Buckeridge.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 51
Extents: 46 Leaves
Dates: Written in about A.D. 1640-1643 by N. Buckeridge
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'A Booke of Psalme Tunes...'

'A Booke of Psalme Tunes with directions by the Rull how to sing them...', [c 1700].
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. f. 38
Extents: 33 Leaves
Dates: [c 1700]
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The Booke of the ordinary games at Chestes [Chess]

The Booke of the ordinary games at Chestes [Chess], written in A.D. 1623 in London.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 277
Extents: 226 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1623 in London
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Boreal Manuscripts

A collection of 153 Scandinavian manuscripts.
Extents: 16.94 Linear metres (154 boxes)
Dates: 16th-19th century
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Bound collection of Poor Robin and Dade almanacks annotated by Frances Wolfreston

Bound collection of Poor Robin and Dade almanacks annotated by Frances Wolfreston.
Shelfmark: MS. Don. e. 246
Extents: 1.0 volume
Dates: 1666-1679, 1690, 1693, 1702-1705
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Bowyer Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Sir George Bowyer relating to the statutes of Italian cities.
Extents: 6 boxes (0.66 Linear metres)
Dates: 14th-19th cent.
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Brewster Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by William Brewster, 11th-17th century.
Extents: 0.66 Linear metres (6 boxes)
Dates: 11th-17th century
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Bridges's Northamptonshire Collections

John Bridges's Northamptonshire Collections
Extents: 5.61 Linear metres (51 shelfmarks)
Dates: 1570-1723
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'A brief Abstract of the contents of Dr. [Richard] Kuerden's MSS. Collections in Coll: Arm:, made by Mr. John Palmer, 1842'

'A brief Abstract of the contents of Dr. [Richard] Kuerden's MSS. Collections in Coll: Arm:, made by Mr. John Palmer, 1842'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 44
Extents: 54 pages
Dates: Written in A.D. 1642 by J. Palmer
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'A briefe discoorse of the perfet composition of Imprese ...'

'A briefe discoorse of the perfet composition of Imprese ...'
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 54
Extents: 112 pages
Dates: Written about A.D. 1600
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Brocas Family Deeds

Brocas family deeds, principally concerning property in Berkshire and Hampshire but also relating to property in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Suffolk, Wiltshire and Yorkshire. Members of the family mentioned in the deeds include Bernard Brocas (d. 1400), Johanna Brocas (d 1429), Prudence Brocas (1617-61, her will), William Brocas (d. 1456), and Sir James Whalley S. Gardiner (1788-1851).
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1362-1807]
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Burdett-Coutts Papers

The Burdett-Coutts collection consists mainly of: Papers of Sir Francis Burdett, 1644-1895 (predominantly 19th century) Papers of Thomas Coutts, 1753-1842 Papers of M.W. Patterson, 1795-1938, relating to Sir Francis Burdett and his times, 1770-1844 (London, 1931)
Extents: 32 shelfmarks
Dates: 1644-1938
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Burnet Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Gilbert Burnet, 17th-18th century.
Extents: 1.10 Linear metres (10 boxes)
Dates: 17th-18th century
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Burton Manuscripts

Collections of John Burton relating to Yorkshire, 17th-18th century.
Extents: 2.76 Linear metres (35 boxes)
Dates: 17th-18th century
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The Buxton Family Deeds

75 documents, 1675-1939, mainly of the Bunce, Buxton, Chillingworth, Rutler, Wilmott and Yates families (see the custodial history of the papers for genealogical information). The papers pertain to Derbyshire (Ashbourne, Clifton-with-Compton), Lancashire (Manchester and Salford), Middlesex (Brompton, Chelsea, Drayton, Kensington, St. George, Hanover Square, St Marylebone and Stepney), Surrey (Kingston-on-Thames, Worplesdon), Kent (Woolwich), Worcestershire (Redditch and Tandebigge)…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1675-1939
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A Calendar for computing the religious feasts of the Orthodox Greek Church in Russia

A Calendar for computing the religious feasts of the Orthodox Greek Church in Russia
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 982
Extents: 16 Leaves
Dates: Written perhaps early in the 17th century
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A Calendar of Saints

A Calendar of Saints
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 7
Extents: 34 Leaves
Dates: Written in the 17th century
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Canonici Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Matteo Luigi Canonici, Jesuit.
Extents: 146.08 Linear metres (1328 boxes)
Dates: 8th-18th century