Manuscript/Mixed Material Abridgment of the common law. Abridgement of the common law / Early law notes
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- Abridgment of the common law.
- Other Title
- Abridgement of the common law
- Early law notes
- Contributor Names
- Byrd, William, 1674-1744, former owner.
- Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, former owner.
- Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- [17th century]
- Subject Headings
- - Law--England--Digests--Early works to 1800
- - Title from Sowerby.
- - Manuscript written in an unidentified 17th century hand. Incomplete: the text begins with "Forfeiture". Passages have been crossed-out. The original binding (preserved) measures 21 cm. The manuscript leaves have been encapsulated in plastic sleeves, and divided in 2 volumes. Several pages have holes and are missing text.
- - Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 1795
- - Library of Congress. Manuscript Division. Handbook of manuscripts in the Library of Congress, 1918, page 505, (17)
- - Includes a manuscript index in a hand different from that of the text. The index gives "Forfeiture" as beginning on p. 1. There are 10 blank leaves after the index, counted in the pagination.
- - Forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. With the Library of Congress's 1815 bookplate; and the armorial bookplate of William Byrd of Westover in Virginia, Esq.
- - Purchase; Thomas Jefferson, 1815.
- - At one time this volume was listed in the finding aid to the Thomas Jefferson Papers, 1606-1943 as Series 8, volume 3. It was too fragile to be microfilmed and has now been removed from the finding aid, with note: (the volume originally numbered 3 ... is damaged and therefore was not digitized.) he04 2016-02-08
- 2 v.  p. ; 22 x 23 cm
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Manuscript 14
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Byrd, William, Former Owner, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. Abridgment of the Common Law. [17th Century] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016656127/.
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Byrd, W., Jefferson, T. & Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. Abridgment of the Common Law. [17th Century] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016656127/.
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Byrd, William, Former Owner, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. Abridgment of the Common Law. [17th Century] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016656127/>.
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