Comprises a booklist arranged broadly alphabetically by author or title with dates and places of publication and shelfmarks. Within each letter of the alphabet there is a subdivision of books into folios, quartos, and octavos.
Catalogue of Mr Mountegu Garrard Drake's books
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- ReferenceGB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Lt q 42
- Dates of Creation1730
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 vol. (48 ff.) folio manuscript. Paper, bound in a vellum cover on the inside of which there is written part of an indenture in English in another hand, and on the outside of which there is the title of the catalogue and its date, '4 August 1730'.
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Administrative / Biographical History
Mr Mountegu Garrard Drake (1692-1728) lived at Shardeloes, Buckinghamshire, but is not otherwise known
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Access is unrestricted
Purchased at Sotheby's on 21 August 1981
The house of M.G. Drake at Shardeloes, Bucks