Summary: Autographs of the kings and queens and eminent men of Great Britain. Collection contains two large volumes, compiled
in 1835 by Mansf. de Cardonnel-Lawson. Among those represented are Henry VIII, Elizabeth I, John Locke, Isaac Newton, William
Wordsworth, and a possible William Shakespeare signature. Most signatures were cut from documents or letters and are undated.
Some are facsimiles.
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