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University of Cambridge: Statutes

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5046

Scope and Contents

'Leges sive Statuta Cantabrigiensis Academiae', statutes of Cambridge University of 1570, 21 folios. On fo. iv is a blazon of the arms of Thomas Howard, Earl of Suffolk, who was the university's chancellor, 1614-1626. On fo. 1 is an initial E. emblazoned with the royal arms.


  • Creation: 1620 (Circa.)


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1 volume(s) (1 Volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed by John Willis Clark, 1910.


The statutes were first printed in Statuta academiae Cantabrigiensis (Cambridge, 1785), pp. 224-271.
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