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History of England. Notes on and transcripts of sources of English history

Reference code
MSS/0219
Title
History of England. Notes on and transcripts of sources of English history
Date
Early 19th century
Level of description
Item
Extent and format
ff. i + 256. Folio. Cloth, red.
Scope and content
Notes on and transcripts of sources of English history, mainly relating to the Anglo Saxon and medieval periods but including some later material. Written in several hands including some entries by Sir Francis Palgrave, Deputy Keeper of the Public Records, FRS (1789-1861). Included are (fols. 96-142, 171-255) transcripts from MSS and charters in the British Museum (British Library) and from the Cartae Antiquae, Close and Patent Rolls, etc., in the Public Records.
Creator
Palgrave, Francis (1788-1861), Knight, barrister, antiquary and archivist
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/219
Archival history
Presented by Frederic Ouvry, PSA, 5 Dec.1878. Proc., 2nd ser., 7 (1876-8), 473 (his letter of presentation, 11 Nov. 1878).