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Project for the Government of the University of Cambridge

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4149

Scope and Contents

'A projecte conteyninge the State, Order, and Manner of Government of the University of CAMBRIDGE as it is to be seen in the Three & Fortieth Yeare Of our most gracious Soveraigne Queene ELIZABETH' transcribed by Michael Lort from an original said to have been in the possession of Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, and dedicated to Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of Newcastle, Chancellor of the University, +1768. Edited by Michael Lort 1769. The verso is blank. Inside the front cover bookplate of F. W. Cosins.


  • Creation: 1768 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 Volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by Samuel Sandars, 1894.

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