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A Catalogue of MSS in the Library of John Trotter Brockett F.S.A. of Newcastle upon Tyne, 5 Oct 1831

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8209
Scope and Contents

With later annotations in pencil.

Dates: 5 Oct 1831
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A Catalogue of the Books given by Mr Henry Lucas to the University Library, c. 1662

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Mm.04.27
Scope and Contents

'A Catalogue of the Books given by Mr Henry Lucas to the University Library. These are digested without any certaine method for direction.' Lucas's books came into the Library in 1662.

Dates: c. 1662
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A list of MS. additions to the Old Library, Nos. 260-494, Second half eighteenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.59
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Many manuscripts acquired by the University Library before the middle of the nineteenth century either originated as or were made up into bound volumes, and were classified alongside printed material. Most carry what is known as a 'two-letter' reference, running (for western manuscripts) from Dd.1.1 through to Oo.7.60. They comprise mainly medieval and early modern manuscripts. This catalogue is based on entries for western post-medieval manuscripts in the 5-volume Catalogue of the...
Dates: Second half eighteenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A list of select books, in the University Library, chiefly early printed, arranged from A to F, now forming the class AB, with an alphabetical index, Second half eighteenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.57
Scope and Contents

Same handwriting as Oo.07.53-55 and Oo.07.56.

Dates: Second half eighteenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A list of the numbers of the MSS. in the University Library, as they appear in the Oxford Catalogue, compared with those adopted in 1758, Second half eighteenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.56
Scope and Contents

Same handwriting as Oo.07.53-55 and Oo.07.57.

Dates: Second half eighteenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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A list of the same books as Oo.07.57, arranged in chronological order, written by John Taylor, 1732 - 1766

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.58
Scope and Contents

John Taylor (1704-1766) was University Librarian, 1732-1734.

Dates: 1732 - 1766
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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An alphabetical catalogue of the University Library, 1673 - 1700

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Mm.04.01
Scope and Contents Each page is divided by a ruled line into two columns, but only one column contains any writing. The quires are in sixes; most of the catchwords have been cut off in the binding. This is written out in a very clear distinct hand, probably by the librarian of the time. There are no books after 1673. ff. 369–377 contain the 'Bibliotheca Isaaci Pragensis,' the titles of the books written out in the order in which they were placed on the shelves, when this library was purchased by the...
Dates: 1673 - 1700
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Arthur Arberry: Correspondence and papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7891
Dates: 1900-1969 (circa)
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Bibliotheca Biblica of Bp. Moore's Library, c. 1750

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.60
Scope and Contents

By John Taylor (1704-1766).

Dates: c. 1750
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogi Msstorum Angliæ et Hiberniæ, 1697, and List of Additions to Bp. Moore's MS. Library, Nos. 831-1025, Late seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.50
Scope and Contents

'Catalogi' printed at Oxford. 'List of additions', in the handwriting of Bp. Tanner, while Bp. Moore's Librarian.

Dates: Late seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of Bp. Moore's Library, while in his own possession, 1691 - 1714

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.49
Scope and Contents

In various hands.

Dates: 1691 - 1714
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue [of Leake's personal library of books], 1858 - 1974

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Reference Code: GBR/3437/WMLK/6/9
Scope and Contents

Manuscript catalogue of Leake’s collection of books, dated 1858.
Also 5 leaves of typescript on paper, detailing the dissemination of some of the Leake books, by the Classics Faculty library, to other more suitable faculty libraries around the University, dated November 1964 and March 1974.

Dates: 1858 - 1974
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Catalogue of MSS in the University Library by James Nasmith, 1794 - 1796

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Nn.06.42, MS Nn.06.43, MS Nn.06.44, MS Nn.06.45
Scope and Contents

The first three volumes contain the Catalogue of the MSS. in the Library, made by James Nasmith, Fellow of Corpus Christi College, at the expense of the University. The fourth volume contains an Alphabetical Index.

Dates: 1794 - 1796
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the Lambeth library, 1657?

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.51
Scope and Contents

Arranged alphabetically under various heads. Prefixed are the Ordinances of the Parliament giving the Library to the University, bearing date 1646, and copied and attested by Jonathan Pindar in 1657, when this Catalogue was probably written. Same handwriting as Oo.07.52.

Dates: 1657?
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the library of Richard Holdsworth, c. 1664

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ff.04.27
Scope and Contents

'Catalogus librorum reverendi viri doctoris Holdsworth'. This and MS Dd.08.45 are transcripts of a common original.

Dates: c. 1664
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the library of Sir Thomas Knyvet, c. 1620

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ff.02.30
Scope and Contents ‘Index librorum in musæo V. V. M. Th. Knivett Arm.’ At the end are memoranda of books borrowed from and returned to Knyvet’s library at library at Ashwell Thorpe, with the signatures of the borrowers, among whom were John Spelman, William le Neve, Ralph Flowerdewe and others; there are also such entries as ‘Memord. I let my sonne Ja: have to Cambridg the second and 3rd tome of Plutarke, the first being wanting, Marc. Tully, in 5 vol. octavo: Poldore Virg. de Inv. rerum. Corne: Tacitus’, with...
Dates: c. 1620
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the library of the Marquess of Halifax, 1693

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Dd.09.51
Scope and Contents

'A catalogue of books in the library of Rufford belonging to my Lord Marquiss of Halifax in the year 1693'. Arranged according the place of books on the shelves.

Dates: 1693
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the MSS. in the University Library, Second half eighteenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.53, MS Oo.07.54, MS Oo.07.55
Scope and Contents

Catalogue of the MSS. in the University Library, as finally arranged in 1753, in the Classes marked Dd-Mm. From them James Nasmith compiled his catalogue (1794-1797). Same handwriting as Oo.07.56 and Oo.07.57.

Dates: Second half eighteenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the printed books in the Lambeth library, c. 1642

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ff.02.34
Scope and Contents

The catalogue is arranged alphabetically.

Dates: c. 1642
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogue of the University Library, Second half seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.07.52
Scope and Contents

Catalogue of the University Library, before the Restoration, arranged according to donations, in the same handwriting as Oo.07.51, together with a list of Hacket's bequest, 1671, and a few others.

Dates: Second half seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogus Codicum MSS, Seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ll.05.17
Scope and Contents

'Catalogus Codicum MSS. Integrioris Notæ et Exactioris curæ viri clarissimi D. J. Vossii.’ This library was purchased on the death of Voss, by the University of Leyden.

Dates: Seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Catalogus Librorum in Omni Materia et Facultate valde insignium, Seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Ll.05.07
Scope and Contents

This is the Catalogue of some private library, arranged in subjects according to sizes. After f. 82 (as numbered) follow some Addenda arranged only according to sizes, with mention of their position in the library. There are no books after the date 1653. At the end are some memoranda of books lent to Mr Gardiner and Sir W. Coventry in the same hand that has affixed the word 'dupl.' to some books in the Catalogue.

Dates: Seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Ernest James Worman: Handlist to the Taylor-Schechter Collection

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6404-6405
Scope and Contents

List of manuscripts in the Taylor-Schechter Collection. For each item there is the title with a summary description, size, material, language, and date (when ascertainable).

Dates: 1906-1909
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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F.W. Maitland: Notes on Cambridge University Library manuscripts, with a covering letter to 'Hall', 10 Oct. 1891

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9750/267
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Comprises single items or small collections, chiefly correspondence, donated to or purchased by Cambridge University Library. Together with a number of items and fragments found in Cambridge University Library books and bindings.

Dates: 10 Oct. 1891
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Three catalogues, Late seventeenth century

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Oo.06.108
Scope and Contents

1. 'A Catalogue of the Books in the Library in London taken September the third in the yeare 1683.'
2. 'A Catalogue, &c. as above, Sept. 3, 1684.'
3. A list of Books.

Dates: Late seventeenth century
Conditions Governing Access: From the Collection: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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