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Frances Laroche her book of Maxims wrote in year 1762.

Description
Book contains 428 page with 1425 maxims written in contemporary hand. On the first page is written ' I Frances Laroche do promise to bequeath this collection of maxims to Lewis John Caramajor after my natural life' Underneath this in different handwriting is 'This book belonged to dear, sofia after my Godmother's death and was saved for me in 1821' Written in pen on the opposite page is 'Louis Cantor 1936 his book' On the second page is written 'Charles Bert Norcliffe 1895 The gift of his cousin'.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0778
Category
Manuscript
 
Author/maker
Laroche, Frances
Publisher
manuscript
 
Date
1766
Dimensions
Width:
100mm


Length:
159mm