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16th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 847 Collections and/or Records:

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A battle scene near a sea coast

A battle scene near a sea coast
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 13 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Drawn perhaps about A.D. 1550
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Bernard Collection

Bernard Collection
Extents: 18.04 Linear metres (164 boxes (need missing Or sm's)))
Dates: 10th-17th century
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Bernardini Ochini Sene[n]sis de Christo sermo ex Italico in Latinum conversus

'Bernardini Ochini Sene[n]sis de Christo sermo ex Italico in Latinum conversus,' written in the middle of the 16th century by Queen Elizabeth I.
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 6
Extents: 42 Leaves
Dates: written in the middle of the 16th century by Queen Elizabeth I
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Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.'

Book of arms in trick of 'Kings, Princes, Dukes and Lords etc. in Christendom as also of the Bishops Sees, Abbies etc.', temp. Henry VIII.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. b. 56
Extents: 145 Leaves
Dates: temp. Henry VIII
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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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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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Breue sanctissimi domini mei domini Hadriani ... pape vj ad Fridericum Saxonie ducem aduersus Lutherum

'Breue sanctissimi domini mei domini Hadriani ... pape vj ad Fridericum Saxonie ducem aduersus Lutherum,' written in the 16th century in Germany.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 104
Extents: 16 Leaves
Dates: written in the 16th century in Germany
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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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Brief annals of the times of Philip ii, king of Spain, 1554-1565

Brief annals of the times of Philip ii, king of Spain, 1554-1565, written soon after A.D. 1565.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 94
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: written soon after A.D. 1565
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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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Calendar and index of the first Hereford Cathedral Dean and Chapter act book

Calendar and index of the first Hereford Cathedral Dean and Chapter act book
Extents: 0.2 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1973-1974 (original 1512-1566)
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'Caluins Sermons vpon Genesis taken by a swifte writer as he preached them'

'Caluins Sermons vpon Genesis taken by a swifte writer as he preached them'
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 740
Extents: 668 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1559-1560 at Geneva, by D. Ragueneau
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'Canones Horoptri', ten rules for finding the time of sunrise and sunset

'Canones Horoptri', ten rules for finding the time of sunrise and sunset
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 504
Extents: 17 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1528 in London by P. Meghen
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Canonici Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Matteo Luigi Canonici, Jesuit.
Extents: 146.08 Linear metres (1328 boxes)
Dates: 8th-18th century
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A careful certified copy of the original 'Decretum Vnionis Ecclesie Latinae ac Grecae, cum subscriptionibus ...'

A careful certified copy of the original 'Decretum Vnionis Ecclesie Latinae ac Grecae, cum subscriptionibus ...'
Shelfmark: MS. Gr. th. a. 1 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Written in A.D. 1526 at Florence
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Carte Papers

Papers accumulated by the historian Thomas Carte (1686-1754), comprising mainly original papers of James Butler (1610-88), 1st Duke of Ormond, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, with papers of Sir William Fitzwilliam (1526-99), Lord Deputy of Ireland; Sir John Davies (1569-1626) Attorney General of Ireland; Edward Montagu (1625-72) 1st Earl of Sandwich; Charles Middleton (c.1650-1719), 2nd Earl of Middleton; David Nairne (fl.1720), Secretary to the Pretender; Philip Wharton (1613-96), 4th Baron…
Extents: 30.69 Linear metres (279 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Cartulary of mid-15th-century deeds relating to Fleet Marston

A 16th-century cartulary of mid-15th-century deeds relating to Fleet Marston, with a few original deeds and fragments of deeds, 15th-16th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Bucks. b. 4
Extents: 28 Leaves
Dates: 15th-16th century
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Cary Family Deeds

Four boxes of deeds, 1550-1818, relating to the estates of the Cary family in London, Witney (Oxfordshire) and properties in Breconshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Hampshire, Herefordshire, Northamptonshire, Staffordshire, Surrey, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire (Bampton, Ditchley, Ducklington, Langford, Ramsden, Woodstock).
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 1550-1818
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Casaubon Manuscripts

Casaubon Manuscripts
Extents: 5.28 Linear metres (48 boxes)
Dates: 16th-17th century