Early works to 1800
Francis Duffield; Pre-1650 Manuscript Collection (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library); University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book & Manuscript Library.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Layout: First 32 leaves (262 x 152 mm.) encompass later Duffield document and are bound to the 1612 will (312 x 197 mm.); both documents written in long lines.
Script: The 1612 will is written in a secretary hand; later document is written in a cursive script.
Binding: Half-calf, presumably 19th-century.
Origin: Presumably copied in England: the will itself in 1612 and the later document in 1690.
Provenance: 1. Apparently was in the possession of Francis Duffield and the Duffield family in the 17th century -- 2. Belonged to Sir Thomas Phillipps as per inscription on first leaf -- 3. Purchased from Norman, 20 October 1939.
Shelf-mark: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Pre-1650 MS 0214.
Former shelf-mark: MS qB D8568w (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library).
Former shelf-mark: Ms. 21863 (Phillipps).
Former shelf-mark: Ms. 301.
|描述：||42 leaves : paper ; 321 x 215 mm.|
Last will and testament of Francis Duffield of Medenham, Buckinghamshire, accompanied by a legal document dated 7 October 1690, concerning later members of the Duffield family.