A bi-lateral cipher translation and transcription, prepared by Henry Seymour in 1921, from Bacon's The Historie of the raigne of King Henry the Seventh , 1622, using Bacon's own cipher, as given in the De Augmentis scientarum .
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 437
- Dates of Creation1921
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- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume
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Presented to the University Library in 1950 by Mr. Valentine Smith of The Bacon Society, who had bought it when Henry Seymour died. Kept in the Durning-Lawrence Library with a copy of Bacon's Henry the Seventh used by Seymour in making the transcription, also presented by Mr. Smith.