Legal Notebooks of Sir Thomas Robinson

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Legal notebooks of Sir Thomas Robinson, with two precedent books in another hand.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Thomas Robinson (1618-1683) was prothonotary of the Court of Common Pleas. See J.H. Baker, 'Sir Thomas Robinson (1618-83), chief prothonotary of the Common Pleas', Bodleian Library Record, 10 (1978-82), 27-40.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The notebooks were bought from Frognal Bookshop in 1974.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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