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The 1570 Statutes of the University of Cambridge, and related material

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.722

Scope and Contents

In the hand of William Sandcroft. (fo. 6) note with autograph of Sancroft, 'Of two statutes, the restrayning Statute doth bind. If neither restrained, the latter doth bind.'; (fo. 6v) alphabetical list of contents; (fo. 8) address to University by Elizabeth I; (fo. 9) statutes of the University, 1570.


  • Creation: 1690 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

On fo. 1v there is a sale number '240', and on fo. 2 is the price 7s 6d. Presented by J. E. Foster or Trinity College, 1870.

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