The Pepys Library (Classic Reprint)

The Pepys Library (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Pepys Library Of Cambridge than of Oxford'. Then'to a College rather than the 'publick Library'. Then (assuming Cambridge) to Trinity or Magdalene, and 'rather in the latter for the Sake of my own and nephews Education therein'. If in Trinity 'to have communication with the new [wren] Library there. And if in Magdalen that it be in the new building there, and any. Part thereof at my nephews election. That my said Library be continued in its present form and noe other books mixt therewith. 12thly And that for a yet further Security herein the said two Colleges of Trinity and Magdalen have a Reciprocal Check upon one another. And that the College which shall be in present possession of the said Library be subject to an Annual visitation from the other and to the forfeiture thereof to the like possession and Use of the other upon Conviction of any breach of their said Covenants. S. Pepys.' We have no record that Trinity has exercised this right of inspection. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 2mm | 50g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243170017
  • 9780243170012