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Thorpe, John, 1682–1750

Registrum roffense, or, A collection of antient records, charters, and instruments of divers kinds : necessary for illustrating the ecclesiastical history and antiquities of the diocese and cathedral church of Rochester / transcribed from the originals by John Thorpe ... ; and published by his son John Thorpe ... ; together with the monumental inscriptions in the several churches and chapels within the diocese.

London : Printed for the editor, by W. and J. Richardson, and sold by T. Longman [and 5 others], 1769.
Physical Description:
[4], vi, [2], 697, [4], 701-1056, [16] p. : port. ; 38 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BX5107 R6 T5 1769+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC: Ms. "Index to all the families mentioned in the monumental inscriptions in Thorpe's Registrum roffense" ([20] p.) at end.
SML: Lettered on cover: v. 1.
The portrait of John Thorpe engraved by J. Bayly; after John Wollaston.
Memoir of Thorpe, the elder: p. ii-vi.
"Registrum roffense. Part II. Containing the monumental inscriptions ... within the diocese of Rochester": p. [699]-1056.
Subject Terms:
Church of England. Diocese of Rochester (Kent)
Colyer-Fergusson, Thomas Colyer, 1865-1951 -- Bookplate.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1769.
Epitaphs -- England -- Rochester (Diocese)
Longman, T. -- Publisher.
Richardson, W. & J. -- Printer.
Rochester (Kent, England) -- Antiquities.
Rochester Cathedral (Rochester, Kent, England)
Thorpe, John, 1715-1792.
Bayly, J., fl. 1769, engraver.
Wollaston, John, d. ca. 1770, ill.

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