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Type: Real
Size: Tiny (0 - 50)

John Kemp

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Library date
1648-07-22
Location
Library size (titles)
14
Library size (volumes)
15
Sources
Probate inventory; published in Edward W. James, "Libraries in Colonial Virginia." WMQ 3:1 (July 1894), p. 43
Library notes
Probate inventory:

- "Item seven books of Chriurgerye viz his works, the Surgions mate, two of Barrowes method of phisick pte of the Regmt of health, Aristotles problems," valued at 200 pounds of tobacco

- "Item five Divinity books: vizt a small bible Mr Calvins Institutions ye practice of piety ye true watch Christs Combat with Satan the effectual Calling," valued at 250 pounds of tobacco

- "Item some small books of small valew," valued at 50 pounds of tobacco

- "Pastalls abrigmt of ye Statutes & pt of ye Court Baron & Leet," valued at 200 pounds of tobacco
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Total book value
700 pounds of tobacco
Total inventory value
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Date of death
1648
Gender
male
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