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Books concerning the reign of Charles I

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/DX/6

Held at:

Title: Books concerning the reign of Charles I

Short title: Charles I, reign, printed books

Dates of creation: 1625-1714

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (3 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Sir Nathaniel Brent ([1574]-1652); John Rushworth ([1612]-1690); John Walker, M.A. (fl. 1714)

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Charles I (1600-1649) became king in 1625. His reign was troubled, with political and religious strife culminating in the English Civil War, 1642-1649. Found guilty of treason, Charles was executed 30 January 1649.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Printed books, 1625, 1659, 1714, concerning the Anglican Church and Parliament during the reign of Charles I.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Books concerning the reign of Charles I (B/DX/6), catalogue; open2.net website (www.open2.net), viewed 7 April 2005.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: April 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Great Britain | Church history | 17th century

Great Britain | History | Charles I, 1625-1649

Great Britain | Politics and government | 1625-1649

Personal names

Brent, Nathaniel, 1573?-1652, Sir

Rushworth, John, 1612?-1690

Walker, John, 1674?-1747

Corporate names

Places

Great Britain