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Law commonplace book and book of precedents, Seventeenth century

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Gg.02.29

Scope and Contents

Written by various hands some from the commencement of and some from the end of the seventeenth century; one document, 'a retayner for a nobleman's chaplain', contains a date, 31 July 1660.


  • Seventeenth century

Language of Materials

Latin, French, English

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Custodial History

The name E. Barret appears on one of the pages. In the Library by 1858.

Repository Details

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