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An overlooked inventory for Blickling Hall, Norfolk

West, Susie (2003). An overlooked inventory for Blickling Hall, Norfolk. Library History, 19(2) pp. 143–145.

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Abstract

Archival sources for the seventeenth-century library of the Hobarts at Blickling are brought into focus through the use of an overlooked post-mortem inventory. The indigenous book collection at Blickling was assembled since the Hobart family bought the estate in 1616. This note focuses on the book room, rather than the collection, using a post-mortem inventory deposited at the National Archives, Kew.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2003 CILIP
ISSN: 0024-2306
Keywords: archival resources; Norfolk (England); archives; commercial and institutional building construction; libraries
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > Art History
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 40376
Depositing User: Susie West
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2014 09:25
Last Modified: 09 Aug 2019 15:00
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/40376
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