Recently found by viaLibri....
2019-11-08 02:12:14
1626... William Somner..Kent..Manuscript Signed Document
A large framed and glazed legal document dated 1626 in the Reign of King Charles I....... Hand written by the famous Kent Antiquary and Author William Somner.... Anglo Saxon Dictionary..Roman Ports and Forts..History of Canterbury etc etc. He would have been 28 at the time and it is known he was in the legal profession in his early years. In old English in a clear legible hand and signed by him. Whilst daunting at first old English from this and earlier periods is easy to follow once you get to know it...the document is about wills and property in Doddington? Principally of John Cox. 540x450 mm inc frame...small frame damage top corners.
Bookseller: heverharty1 [rochester, GB]
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/145994043/1626-1626-william-somnerkentmanuscript-signed-document

Browse more rare books from the year 1626