Printed bookplate of Edward Benlowes

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    Image
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    jpg
  • file size
    5 MB
  • copyright status
    Public Domain
  • creator
    Edward Benlowes
  • credit
    By permission of the Master and Fellows of St. John’s College, Cambridge.
  • rights territory
    Worldwide
Printed bookplate of Edward Benlowes (“Benevolus”) pasted to the volumes in his 1631 gift to St John’s College Library.

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Large printed bookplate marking Edward Benlowes’s 1631 donation to St John’s College Library, including some Latin verses on the role of libraries.

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