24.11 Peerage Genealogies

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BARONIES BY WRIT AND PRECEDENTS TO ESTABLISH THE CLAIM OF SIR THOMAS FANE OF KENT | MS 556

MS in English on paper, England, ca. 1589-1600, 203 ff. (complete), 31x21 cm, single column, (27x16 cm), up to 42 lines in English secretary documentary script, ca. 500 coats of arms tricked in and painted in water colours of high quality by a herald. 

ALPHABET OF ARMS OF ENGLISH FAMILIES | MS 555

MS in English and French (text 4) on paper, England, ca. 1580-1613, 2 vols., 252+147 ff., 19x13 cm, single column, (ca. 18x12 cm), 30-38 lines in English cursive documentary script.

FRANCIS THYNNE: CONFIRMATION AND REVISION OF THE HOLINSHED: CHRONICLE | MS 561

MS in Latin (texts 1, 3, 6, 7, 9, 11, 15-17) and English on paper, England, ca. 1575-1635, 180 ff., 29x18 cm, single column, (26x15 cm), up to 50 lines in English cursive secretary book script by Francis Thynne, additions by Sir Richard St. George. 

BYRON FAMILY, GENEALOGICAL ROLL | MS 557

MS in English on vellum, England, 1627, 1 roll of 8 membranes (complete), 76x530 cm, in Roman and Italic book script, large, 70x55 cm, ornamental heading within illuminated borders, 68 coats of arms, 5 large miniatures in colours of Byron family tombs. 

BEVILL SKELTON: A CATALOGUE OF THE DUKES | MS 591

MS in English on vellum, England, 1678, 154 ff. (complete), 39x31 cm, single column, (37x27 cm), 30-35 lines in sloping cursive and round roman scripts.