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Confirmation of Sir Thomas Bodley's title to Hindon's farm, Cookham, and lands in Maidenhead

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Confirmation of Sir Thomas Bodley's title to Hindon's farm, Cookham, and lands in Maidenhead

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1609
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Manuscript

This Latin charter, which bears the Great Seal of James I, confirms Sir Thomas Bodley's title to lands purchased from Francis, 2nd Baron Norris of Rycote, in April 1608. Bodley used the lands to create an endowment for the Bodleian Library (Macray, Annals of the Bodleian, p. 37).

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