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Type: Real
Size: Medium (101 - 500)

Thomas Lawson

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Library Information
Library date
1704-10-22
Location
Library size (titles)
1 identified
Unknown number unidentified
Library size (volumes)
166 identified
Unknown number unidentified
Sources
Probate inventory; published in "Libraries in Colonial Virginia," WMQ 4:1 (July, 1895), p. 16 (taken 22 October 1704)
Library notes
Probate inventory:

- "17 Books in Large folo Sundry Sorts," valued at £6/13

- "5 Books in Large Quarto bound at 2 6," valued at 12 shillings, 6 pence

- "12 Do. parchmt & paper Covers very old," valued at 18 shillings

- "12 Do. Quarto well Bound at 18d Each," valued at 18 shillings

- "12 Do. in Eights bound at Eight Pence Each," valued at 8 shillings

- "18 Do. Som Parchmt & Papers Covers Som bound," valued at 6 shillings

- "12 Do. Bound In octavo Sundy Sorts," valued at 15 shillings

- "12 Do. well bound most of ym in Quarto at 2s E," valued at £1/4

- "12 Do. well bound all in Quarto at 15d Each," valued at 15 shillings

- "12 Do. old in octavo Severall Sorts at 8d Each," valued at 8 shillings

- "12 Do. Parchmt of Severall Sorts at 6d Each," valued at 6 shillings

- "24 Do. bound of Severall Sorts," valued at 8 shillings

- "a parcell of very old Paper books Sund Sorts," valued at 2 shillings, 6 pence

- "1 very Large Bible & 1 Small Do. & 4 other Books bound," valued at £1

- "A pcell of very old books (In the Seller)
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£14/14
Total inventory value
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