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English legal commonplace book, in law French, c.1620

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9754

Scope and Contents

1 volume, c.1620, written in one hand throughout, subject titles in English, notes in law French; original boards covered in calf, each board stamped with gilt 'EE'. Formerly owned by John Campbell, 1st Baron Campbell of St. Andrews (1779-1861), Lord Chancellor, his card pasted inside front board.


  • Creation: 1620 (circa)

Language of Materials

Notes in Law French

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Samuel Gedge Ltd. (catalogue 1, no.48), 23 NOV 2006

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