Auction Date: 26/11/2014 at 01pm
Early genealogical manuscript – Phillips Manuscript c1685 An abstract of what familys of ye ancient nobility wich are extinct and by whome they are matcht in, alphabetically describ’d, folio 83pp. Phillips Ms number 12430. A very interesting and very early genealogical and biographical manuscript inscribed on the flyleaf ‘The Memoirs of Henry Longueville, de vitiate Londini, Mercaqtorem Scissorem in parochio Sancti Brigettae vulgo dicto Ludgate-hill. The ms covers families with the names A-D including such names as Audley, Astley, Beauchamp, Chandos, Cobham, and Dynham.