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A catalogue of the Lansdowne manuscripts in the British Museum : with indexes of persons, places, and matters.

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London, 1819]

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xii, 226, 303 pages, 151 unnumbered pages ; 48 cm (folio)


Compiled by Sir Henry Ellis and Francis Douce
"It is divided into two Parts; the first division or class consisting of the Burghley Papers only; the second comprehending the remainder of the manuscripts in general, including the Caesar and Kennett Papers" (p.ix)
Imprint of Richard Taylor and Co. at end of index to pt.1; of Richard and Arthur Taylor at end of index to pt.2
Published by order of the Record Commission.
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Bennett & Kerr Note: Binding: orig. paper-backed boards. Uncut. Printed presentation note on t.p. verso: "Record Commission, 12th March 1831. The Library of the Banff Institution for Literature, Science, and the Arts. To be returned, in the Event of its Dissolution ... ", dated November 1834 at end



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