Catalogues of Books

Scope and Content

The series consists of five catalogues of books in the Library, Gallery, Breakfast Room and elsewhere at Dunham Massey Hall. The amount of information they contain varies considerably, EGR7/15/1 providing the fullest details, while EGR7/15/4 includes a valuation of the stock in 1819.

[Books are also recorded by title in the general inventories of household goods (EGR7/17/6-7 below), dated 1905.]

Acquisition Information

All items were received from Dunham Massey Hall on 27 March 1992; provenance: Instrument Room off the Library.