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Collection of pleadings, Mid-sixteenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.03.19

Scope and Contents

Transcripts of pleadings from the time of King Henry VI, including a record of a 'placitum detentionis syngraphi obligatorii'. The whole work is apparently a transcript from the Rotuli placitorum, preserved in the Public Records.


  • Mid-sixteenth century

Language of Materials


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1 volume(s) (1 volume) : 69 pages.

Custodial History

In the Library by 1856.

Physical Description

Some leaves damaged by damp.

Physical Facet


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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