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Martha James: Riddle Book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6296

Scope and Contents

A collection of riddles, verses, etc., compiled by Martha James from various sources, 180 folios. Pages 296-353 and 356-360 are blank.


  • Creation: 1788-1812


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volume was formerly no. 16880 in the library of Sir Thomas Phillipps. Presented the the Library by Spencer George Perceval, 1921.

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