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Type: Real
Size: Huge (1001+)

William Byrd of Westover

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1744-08-26
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~4000
Sources
Published catalog; Austin Baxter Keep. A catalogue of books in the library at Westover, belonging to William Byrd, Esq. [Philadelphia? : s.n., between 1729 and 1740?]
Kevin J. Hayes, The library of William Byrd of Westover. Madison, WI: Madison House (1997)
"Libraries in Colonial Virginia," WMQ 4:3 (January, 1896), p. 156
Bassett, John Spencer, ed. The Writings of "Colonel William Byrd of Westover in Virginia Esqr." New York: Doubleday, Page, 1901.
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Date of birth
1674-03-28
Date of death
1744-08-26
Gender
male
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