Inventory page 4 - image and transcription

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Inventory page 4 - image and transcription


Page 4 of the inventory of William Corbett's house and shop - the east shop (cont'd) and the west shop. Click the image to enlarge, read the transcription below, and follow the links to find out more about the books listed.

[In the East Shop (cont'd)]



Item three latten testaments

iij [s]


Item three Tulies oracions

ij s


Item six little bookes in decimo sexto

iij s


Item Foure of Tullies epistles

iiij s


Item Nine bookes in decimo sexto

iiij s vj d

(4s 6d)

Item Twenty fyve little bookes

vi s viij d

(6s 8d)

Item fyve bookes in octauo

vij s


Item Jewells appology

iiij d


Item Twentie two small bookes

viij s


Item Twentie small books

vj s


Item twentie seven books in octauo

xxx s


Item fortie fyue bookes in octauo

xxx s


Item twenty six bookes in octauo

xiij s iiij d

(8s 4d)

Item Sixtie Seven books in a larg decimo

xxx iij s


Item Six little praier books guilded

iiij s


Item fine little books in vellam

iij s


Item twelve primmers

iij s


Item fourteene table bookes

ij s iiij d

(2s 4d)

Item seven larger guylt

iij s xj d

(3s 11d)

Item foure spectackle cases

ij s


Item one guylt primmer

iij d


Item Sixtie foure Almanacks

v s iiij d

(5s 4d)

Item fyue psalme books

iij s ix d

(3s 9d)

Item Seauentie three packetts of small
books in vellam

xx s


Item twentie foure packets in quatro

xxiiij s


Item twelve large paper bookes bound in

ix [s]


Item thirteene lesse paper books

vij [s]


Item fifteene little paper books

iiij s


Item the history of woman

ij s vj d

(2s 6d)

Item Foure dozen of Alminacks

iij s iiij d

(3s 4d)

Item Eliotts Dixanary

x[v]iij d


Item certaine other old bookes of small
worth and pamphletts

 ij s vj d

(2s 6d)

tem bookes in quires unbound



Item one rimm of paper

j s


Item one rim of white paper

iij s


Soma total

xxij li xiij s viij d

(£22 13s 8d)




In the West Shopp



Inprimis seven little prayer books

vij d


Item one great Byble in folio att
the two [h?]and

xiiij s


Item thirtie two primmers whereof
foure gilt

vj s xiij d

(6s 8d)

Item fourteene bookes in decimo sexto

ix s iiij d

(9s 4d)

Item testaments in octavo

xi s viij d

(11s 8d)

Item Eight psalters

ix s iiij d

(9s 4d)


15 December 1626


handwritten document






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