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Dedication to John Lord Petre, with border of leaves.

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Names
Inglis, Esther (1571-1624 ) (Author)
Collection

Octonaries upon the Vanitie and Inconstancie of the World.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1609
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 014
Notes
Ownership : Written for John, first Baron Petre (1549-1613, created Baron Petre 1603). Sotheby's, 3 March 1924. Bought for Spencer in 1924.

Content : Dictionary Catalog, 903. Scott-Elliot and Yeo article. Library dossier.

Content : 1609 January 1

Content : Up to 20 long lines per page; most pages contain one verse of 8 long lines.

Content : Paper

Content : Author portrait f. 2v. Border of title page inlcudes a bird.

Content : Each page of octonaries (except f. 4) decorated with painted flowers and fruit. Painted border with flowers around title page. Black initials throughout.

Content : Esther Inglis (1571-1624)

Content : Manuscript is dated (ff. 1 and 2) 1 January 1609. Some notes in dossier place it in England; other notes and Dictionary Catalog in Edinburgh. The dating clause on f. 2 reads: "Willingall Spayne, Ian. 1, 1609."

Content: Esther Inglis was the daugher of Huguenots who fled France in 1574. She married Bartholomew Kello, a clerk, in or around 1596. She used the name Esther Anglois, Francoise, until 1504, and thereafter, Esther Inglis.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 71dd8150-c61e-012f-1579-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1571: Creator Born
  • 1609: Created
  • 1624: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Dedication to John Lord Petre, with border of leaves." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1609. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Dedication to John Lord Petre, with border of leaves." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1609). Dedication to John Lord Petre, with border of leaves. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Dedication to John Lord Petre, with border of leaves.